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Realistic LAB-400

Direct-Drive Turntable with Automatic Return

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Realistic LAB-400


The Realistic LAB-400 precision direct drive turntable is designed to meet the high standards of performance that audiophiles expect for superior sound reproduction of their disc recordings.

The turntable employs a powerful brushless DC servo motor for unwavering, near perfect sound.

The stroboscope with bright neon lamp makes speed adjustment precise and easy.

The S-shaped tonearm keeps the stylus of the cartridge perpendicular to the radius of the groove over the full surface of the record - which means low distortion and excellent tracking at less than 1.5g.

The turntable comes complete with moving magnet type cartridge with 0.7mil diamond stylus that reproduces frequencies between 20-20,000Hz while maintaining superior channel separation.


Type: auto return turntable

Platter: 310mm, 1.4kg, aluminium alloy diecast

Motor: 16 pole brushless DC servo

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Pitch control: +-4%

Rumble: 65dB

Signal to noise ratio: better than 53dB

Wow and flutter: less than 0.03% WRMS

Tonearm: static balance type, tubular

Overall length: 302mm

Effective length: 220mm

Overhang: 15mm

Stylus force range: 0 to 4g

Cartridge weight: 4 to 10g

Cartridge: Realistic/Shure model R-100E

Dimensions: 143 x 450 x 355mm

Accessories: headshell with cartridge, counterweight and 45rpm adaptor

Weight: 7.2kg


instruction/owners manual  English

service manual  English

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