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Dual CS 503

2-Speed Belt-Drive Turntable

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Dual CS 503


Type: Tacho controlled DC motor

Platter speeds: 33.33 and 45 rpm

Wow and flutter: 0.035% WRMS

Platter: non magnetic, removable 304mm diameter

Tonearm: distortion free aluminium tubular tonearm

Signal to noise ratio: 70dB rumble (weighted)

Effective tonearm length: 211mm

Offset angle: 26 degrees

Overhang: 19.5mm

Cartridge: Dual ULM 63 E

Stylus: Elliptical Dual DN 163 E

Tracking force: 1.5-2.0g

Frequency range: 10Hz to 22kHz


Not wholly inspiring, generally coarse and woolly sound is at least not offensive, but easily bettered by the CS505-4. Good value in material terms - £145 HiFi Choice 1992


-1 service manual  English Deutsch Francais - carabirubi

-2 instruction/owners manual  English Deutsch Francais

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