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Sony PS-X500

Quartz-Locked Direct-Drive Turntable (1981)

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sony ps-x500 direct drive turntable
Sony PS-X500


Platter: 320mm aluminium alloy diecast

Motor: linear BSL (brushless and slotless) motor

Drive system: direct drive

Control system: quartz lock control, magnedisc servo control system

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: 0.025% wrms

Signal to noise ratio: 78dB

Tonearm: electronic type, straight arm tube

Effective length: 216.5mm

Overhang: 16.5mm

Cartridge weight range: 7.5 to 12.5g, 12 to 17g (with extra weight)

Dimensions: 430 x 120 x 385mm

Weight: 8.3kg

Supplied accessories: 45rpm adaptor, extra weight, cartridge shell, cartridge mounting screws


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