1978 Pioneer PL-518 Direct-Drive Turntable


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1978 Pioneer PL-518 Direct-Drive Turntable. Cleaned and tested fully functional. Cosmetically graded NM- (Near Mint Minus) for mild to moderate signs of age and wear. The PL-518 is preferred by audiophiles and professionals for its consistent performance with minimum noise and maximum reliability. The PL-518 control layout offers simple and intuitive operation and adjustment of controls. The attractive built-in tower style strobe makes visual checks of platter speed simple. Classic styling and Japanese engineering make this a perfect turntable for any serious audiophile.
Year: 1978
Country: Japan
Type: Direct drive
Motor: 16-pole, 24-slot, DC servo motor
Platter: 320mm aluminum alloy diecast
Speeds: 33 and 45rpm
Speed control range: +-2%
Wow and flutter: 0.03%
Rumble: 73dB
Tonearm: static-balanced type, s-shaped pipe arm
Effective length: 221mm
Overhang: 15.5mm
Cartridge weight range: 4 to 10g
Dimensions: 440 x 145 x 365mm
Weight: 9.5kg
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