2-Speed Direct-Drive Turntable (1981-1982)
The PL-4 is an auto-return turntable. All its essential controls - speed, pitch control (with strobe), record size and cut - are grouped on the slanted front edge.
Placing a record on the platter and moving the tonearm over to it is all that is necessary to enjoy record play.
There's no need to physically touch the tonearm at any time; the arm automatically returns to its rest when play is over.
Even arm cueing is provided by an arm elevation device located at the base of the arm.
With hall-type motor and straight pipe Tonearm
Type: direct drive
Motor: coreless DC servo, stable hanging rotor, hall motor
Speeds: 33 and 45rpm
Wow and flutter: 0.025%
Tonearm: static-balanced low mas polymer graphite straight pipe arm
Effective length: 221mm
Cartridge weight range: 3 to 8g
Dimensions: 420 x 108 x 367mm
service manual - nickocaudieus
service manual (additional) - nickocaudieus
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