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Pioneer PL-12ED
25,600yen(around the 1974 time)

The belt drive player which adopted the white oak tone cabinet.

The static balance scheme S character type tone arm which used the lightweight pipe is adopted as a tone arm.
The high-sensitivity design with an original support organization is adopted, and the trances by a light stylus force and development in 4ch are possible.

The actuator has adopted the belt drive scheme by 4 pole synchronous motor, and the polyurethane belt is adopted as a belt.

The oil dumping type arm elevation organization is carried.
The control lever serves as the power switch, a rotation of a turntable starts in ON, and the needle point gets down to a record side by PageDown.

The overhang checker who can check the proper location of the needle point correctly is carried.

adoption s The insulator made of special rubber is.

The plug-in type is adopted and cartridges can be exchanged easily.

The Direct-reading type stylus-force adjustment mechanism is adopted so that a wait coordination can be performed easily.

Rating of a mode
Form Record player
Motor 4 pole synchronous type motor
Drive system Belt drive scheme
Turntable The product made from diameter aluminum alloy die-casting of 30cm
Rotational frequency 33 1 / 3 or 45rpm
Rotation unevenness 0.1% or less (WRMS)
S/N ratio 47dB or more
Tone arm Static balance S character type pipe arm
Cartridge man-month type (PC-11)
Dimensions Width 430x height 164x depth of 362mm
Weight 7.2kg