Technics SL-1200MK5 Turntable with Ortofon 2M Silver Cartridge
Experience the power of music in its purest form with the classic Technics SL-1200MK5 Turntable. This Japanese direct-drive turntable is recognized worldwide as a symbol of high-fidelity audio, known for its stability, robustness, and accurate rotation speed. Its reputation extends beyond the DJ scene, making it a beloved choice among audiophiles and casual listeners alike.
This particular SL-1200MK5 comes in a stylish silver finish and is in excellent condition. It has two minor scuffs but otherwise is in near-mint condition and operates flawlessly.
The turntable has been upgraded with a newly installed Ortofon 2M Silver Cartridge. This special OEM model is an upgrade from the 2M Red, featuring silver-plated copper coils, the same coil wire material found in the high-end 2M Bronze and 2M Black models. With its special rubber suspension and fewer windings, the 2M Silver offers a superior listening experience, enhancing your vinyl records' sound quality.
The 2M Silver Cartridge offers an output voltage of 5.5 mV, a dynamic/lateral compliance of 20/20 µm/mN, and a frequency response of 20-20,000 Hz + 3 / - 1 dB. It boasts an elliptical stylus type with a tip radius of r/R 8/18 µm and a recommended tracking force of 1.8 g (18 mN). With proper care, the stylus can last up to 1000 hours without any degradation of performance, ensuring you can enjoy your favorite records for an extended period.
Model: Technics SL-1200MK5
Condition: Excellent (with 2 minor scuffs)
Cartridge: Ortofon 2M Silver (newly installed)
Manufacture Location: Japan
Power Supply: 100V 11W 50/60 Hz
Rediscover the joy of your vinyl collection with the Technics SL-1200MK5 Turntable and its Ortofon 2M Silver Cartridge. There's no better way to enjoy the warm, rich tones of your favorite records. Available for local pick up at our store in Richmond, Virginia today!