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Technics SL-B2

Semi-Automatic Belt-Drive Turntable (1979)

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Technics SL-B2


The Technics SL-B2 is a two-speed, belt-driven turntable system featuring front panel controls for convenience.

The unit also features electronic speed switching, pitch control with illuminated stroboscope, viscous-damped cueing and anti-skating control.


Type: semi automatic

Platter: 304mm aluminium alloy

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Motor: servo controlled

Pitch control: 6%

Wow and flutter: 0.045% WRMS

Rumble: -70dB

Tonearm: static balance, tubular

Tracking force adjustment: 0 to 3g

Effective length: 230mm

Cartridge: EPC-270C moving magnet

Dimensions: 430 x 126 x 375mm

Weight: 4.5kg


instruction/owners manual  English

B2/B2K service manual  English Deutsch Francais - Gdwilson

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