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Pioneer PL-15D

2-Speed Belt-Drive Turntable (1973-1976)

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Pioneer PL-15D


The features of the Pioneer PL-15D turntable include a synchronous motor, aluminium die-cast platter, static balance tonearm, anti-skating force control and a plug-in type headshell.


Motor: 4-pole synchronous motor

Drive: belt driven

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: 0.08% WRMS

Rumble: 48dB

Platter: 300mm aluminium-diecast alloy

Tonearm: static-balance, s-shaped pipe arm

Effective length: 221mm

Overhang: 15.5mm

Usable cartridge weight: 4 to 10g

Dimensions: 430 x 166 x 355mm

Weight: 7.5kg


service manual  English

II instruction/owners manual  English

II instruction/owners manual (alt scan)  English - jwscott

II review (stereo review 1976)  English - joey1127

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