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Pioneer PL-117D

2-Speed Belt-Drive Turntable (1976-1978)

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Pioneer PL-117D


The Pioneer PL-117D is a full-auto, 2-speed, belt-drive turntable fitted with a static-balance type, S-shaped tonearm.


Type: fully automatic

Drive method: belt drive

Motor: 4-pole synchronous

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: 0.07% WRMS

Signal to noise ratio: more than 50dB

Platter: 300mm aluminium die-cast

Tonearm: static balance type, pipe arm (s-shaped)

Effective length: 221mm

Overhang: 15.5mm

Usable cartridge weight: 4 to 10g

Dimensions: 440 x 362 x 159mm

Weight: 7kg


instruction/owners manual  English - scompton48

service manual  English

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