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Technics SL-DD33

Direct-Drive Automatic Turntable (1986-1996)

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Technics SL-DD33


The Technics SL-DD33 features a brushless DC motor drive system with FG method phase locked control.

The turntable platter is 312mm in diameter and made from die-cast aluminium.

The unit is fitted with a static-balance type straight tonearm with plug-in connector (T4P) cartridge system and MM stereo cartridge.


Type: automatic turntable

Drive method: direct drive

Motor: brushless DC motor

Drive method: FG phase locked control

Platter: 312mm aluminium die-cast

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: 0.025% WRMS

Rumble: -78dB

Tonearm type: straight, static balanced with plug-in connector

Effective length: 230mm

Overhang: 15mm

Dimensions: 430 x 100 x 375mm

Weight: 4.5kg


Identical to the SL-QD33 but no quartz locking and better value - £150 HiFi Choice 1992


flyer  English - andromeda

instruction/owners manual  Deutsch Nederlands Svenska - Bluebelly

instruction/owners manual  English

service manual  English - peterape

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