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Pioneer PLC-590

2-Speed Quartz Controlled Direct-Drive Turntable

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Pioneer PLC-590


The Pioneer PLC-590 features a heavy, cast alloy plinth and die-cast aluminium platter driven by a PXM-051 Hall-effect motor.

Quartz-locking can be disabled to allow +-6% speed adjustment in both 33 and 45rpm modes.

Unique to the unit is the analogue meter which shows quartz lock setting, speed setting and indicates the level of pitch adjustment which has been chosen.


Drive system: Direct drive

Motor: Quartz PLL Hall type

Platter 320mm diameter aluminium alloy

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Pitch control: +-6%

Wow and flutter: 0.025%

Signal to noise ratio: 75dB

Dimensions: 490 x 185 x 406mm

Weight: 14.5kg


service manual  English

instruction/owners manual  English - slowpat

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