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Luxman PD 290

2-Speed Direct-Drive Turntable (1984-1985)

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Luxman PD 290


The Luxman PD 290 was a semi-automatic, direct drive turntable with integrated tonearm.


Type: semi-auto integrated turntable

Drive method: quartz-locked direct-drive

Platter: 300mm, 1.6kg

Speeds: 33.33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: 0.03% wrms

Signal to noise ratio: 70dB

Tonearm: straight arm, static balance

Effective length: 214mm

Overhang: 15mm

Dimensions: 440 x 148 x 360mm

Weight: 8kg


For the non-critical listener who likes Luxman styling the PD290 could be worth considering - £145 HiFi Choice 1984


instruction/owners manual (imp scan)  English Deutsch Francais Espanol - Radeon

service manual  English - nickocaudieus

instruction/owners manual  English Deutsch Francais Espanol - eddie the eagle

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