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Technics SL-D2

2-Speed Semi-Automatic Turntable

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technics sl-d2 turntable
Technics SL-D2


The Technics SL-D2 features Auto-return and Auto-stop.

The Direct-drive mechanism is powered by a brushless DC motor with B-FG servo control.

The unit is fitted with a universal tonearm with removable headshell.


Type: semi automatic turntable

Platter: 312mm aluminium alloy

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Motor: B-FG servo controlled

Pitch control: 10%

Wow and flutter: 0.03% WRMS

Rumble: -75dB

Tonearm: static balance, tubular

Tracking force adjustment: 0 to 2.5g

Effective length: 230mm

Cartridge: EPC-270C moving magnet

Dimensions: 430 x 130 x 375mm

Weight: 6.9kg


instruction/owners manual  English

service manual  English - buys

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Technics SL-D2 Manual

Thanks for the Manual, I bought this unit new in 1980 or 81? and it is a workhorse, I still use it in 2009 . just bought a 2nd unit on ebay for parts ( have a 2nd cartridge and wanted the headshell )

Set up and instruction manal

Many, many thanks!


Very good turntable

This turntable is very good. It's very old (start of 80's), but still workin fine. Finding doc is very useful for maintenace.

Have fun with it

thanks, very useful indeed!

thanks, very useful indeed!