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Technics Direct Drive Turntables


Full specifications on the 1977 range of Technics Direct-Drive Turntables.

When Technics first introduced the direct drive turntable back in 1969, we were sure that our new drive design would revolutionise turntable manufacture. Subsequent history has shown that we were correct.

The direct drive system was so much of an improvement over the old way that it just couldn't be ignored, and the rest of the audio world was quick to imitate us.

Today the direct drive turntable has become the industry standard, and its no wonder.


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I just want to express my thanks to you folks for keeping this library. It is invaluable and MUCH appreciated. Although you do not have the
Technics SL-2000 manual, the SL-1800 manual had exactly the headshell adjustment information I needed as they both used the same headshell.

Many Thanks,