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2-Speed Auto-Return Belt-Drive Turntable

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The JL-A1 turntable is fitted with a static balance type tonearm with JVC developed TH balancing system, and a tracking force dial with 0.1g graduations.

Features include: tonearm lifter, auto-return mechanism, removable dust cover and anti-skating device.


Drive method: belt drive

Motor: 4-pole synchronous motor

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: less than 0.06% WRMS

Signal to noise ratio: better than 52dB

Platter: 300mm die-cast aluminium alloy

Tonearm: statically balanced, s-shaped, tubular pipe arm with TH balancing system and tracking force dial

Effective length: 220mm

Overhang: 15mm

Tracking force range: 0 to 3g

Cartridge: moving magnet model MD-1016B

Stylus: DT-33S 0.5mil diamond for stereo (4DT-10X for CD-4)

Tracking force: 1.5 to 2g (DT-33S), 1 to 1.5g (4DT-10X)

Output: 3mV

Frequency response: 10 to 25,000Hz

Dimensions: 164 x 450 x 360mm

Weight: 7kg


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