2-Speed Direct-Drive Turntable
Yamaha takes special pride in the direct drive system which insures quiet, precise drive of the Yamaha YP-D8 heavyweight turntable by means of a powerful DC Hall motor.
This product is the results of Yamaha's tremendous resources in turntable technology; photoelectric detection for the auto stop function, a high sensitivity, S-type static balance tonearm, heavyweight turntable platter and a cabinet in which resonances have been suppressed.
In order to obtain from your YP-D8 the long years of service of which it is capable, please read the instruction manual carefully.
Drive system: direct drive
Motor: 12-pole, 24-slots DC Hall motor
Servo control: FG servo control
Platter: 315mm die-cast aluminium, 2.7kg (including mat)
Speeds: 33 and 45rpm
Signal to noise ratio: 70dB
Wow and flutter: 0.03% WRMS
Arm type: S-shaped static balance
Effective length: 232mm
Cartridge weight: 2 to 15g (9 to 23g with sub weights)
Dimensions: 470 x 163 x 378mm
instruction/owners manual (alt scan) - charlieherr
brochure - charlieherr
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