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Michell Focus

2-Speed Belt-Drive Turntable

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Michell Focus


The Michell Focus is a belt-driven turntable fitted with an AC synchronous motor, manual speed change, and an unsprung chassis with sprung feet

The later Focus 'S' version had an improved drive system and the heavy aluminium platter of the first-generation GyroDec


Type: manual record player

Drive method: belt drive

Motor: AC synchronous

Platter: 2.1kg

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: 0.06%

Rumble: 75dB

Dimensions: 430 x 370 x 100mm


The Focus was above average with the lid installed, the bass was reasonably clean, the midrange quite transparent and detailed, and the stereo presentation above average - £135 (motor unit only) HiFi Choice 1984


instruction/owners manual  English

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