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Rotel RP820

2-Speed Semi Auto Belt-Drive Turntable

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Rotel RP820


The Rotel RP820 is a 2-speed, belt-driven turntable with semi-automatic mechanism


Motor: 4-pole hysteresis synchronous motor

Drive: belt-drive

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: less than 0.05% WRMS

Signal to noise ratio: better than 65dB

Platter: 300mm aluminium die-cast

Tonearm: static-balanced, straight pipe arm, oil-damped cueing device, direct-readout stylus gauge counterweight, anti-skating device

Overhang: 16mm

Cartridge weight range: 4 to 8g

Stylus force: 1.5 to 3g

Dimensions: 430 x 126 x 388mm

Weight: 3.8kg

Optional cartridge: 2RC-1-01 (spherical tip)


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service manual  English Francais

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