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Dual 1235

Automatic 2-Speed Idler-Drive Turntable

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Dual 1235


The Dual 1235 features automatic tonearm setdown coupled to speed selection.


Drive: 4-pole asynchronous motor with vertical adjustable drive pulley

Platter: 1.35Kg 270mm diameter

Turntable speeds: 33.33 and 45rpm

Pitch control: one semitone (6%)

Rumble: >56dB (weighted)

Tonearm: Torsion resistant tubular tonearm in self adjusting pivot bearing

Cartridge holder: 1/2" mount removable


service manual  Francais - dualcan

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Dual Idler Drive Turntables

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I think this was the first

I think this was the first one of very few decks made by Dual with the S-shaped arm. This is quite a rare deck. Mine came from a Grundig music centre.