Direct Drive Professional Stereo Turntable System

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  • Overview
  • Features
  • Specifications
  • Downloads

  • Overview

    See A-Tís newest turntable, the AT-LP120-USB.

    This professional stereo turntable features a high-torque direct-drive motor for quick start-ups and a selectable internal stereo phono pre-amplifier that allows the turntable to plug directly to computers and other components with no dedicated turntable input. Other features include: forward and reverse play capability; cast aluminum platter with slip mat and a start/stop button with remote start/stop input; three speeds 33/45/78; selectable high-accuracy quartz-controlled pitch lock and pitch change slider control with +/-10% or +/-20% adjustment ranges; and removable hinged dust cover. A replaceable Audio-Technica ATP-2 cartridge is included.
  • Features

    • Direct drive high-torque motor

    • Selectable 33/45/78 RPM speeds

    • Selectable internal stereo phono pre-amplifier

    • S-shaped tone arm assembly with:
      - Adjustable counterweight
      - Anti-skate adjustment
      - Tone arm height adjustment and lock
      - Tone arm lift with hydraulic action and lift lever
      - Tone arm rest with locking mechanism

    • Selectable high-accuracy quartz-controlled pitch lock

    • Selectable +/-10% or +/-20% pitch adjustment ranges

    • Stroboscopic platter speed indicator

    • Forward and reverse play

    • Cast aluminum record platter with slip mat

    • Start/stop button with remote start/stop input

    • Pop-up stylus target light

    • 45-RPM adapter with storage receptacle

    • Receptacle for extra headshell

    • Adjustable feet for leveling

    • Removable hinged dust cover

    • Includes professional cartridge ATP-2

  • Specifications

    Type 3-speed, fully manual operation
    Motor DC motor
    Drive Method Direct Drive Direct drive
    Speeds 33-1/3 RPM, 45 RPM, 78 RPM
    Pitch Variation +/-10% or +/-20%
    Turntable Platter Die-cast aluminum
    Starting Torque >1.6 kgm-cm
    Braking System Electronic brake
    Wow and Flutter <0.2% WRMS (33 RPM)
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio >50 dB
    Output Level Pre-amp "Off": 2.5 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec
    Pre-amp "On": 200 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec
    Phono Pre-Amp Gain 38 dB nominal, RIAA equalized
    Pitch Output Output signal to drive remote pitch indicator
    2.5V square wave signal
    675 Hz +/- 1 Hz for 33 and 45 RPM quartz locked speeds
    Varies from 540 Hz - 810 Hz when +/- 20% pitch is selected
    Varies from 607 Hz - 742 Hz when +/- 10% pitch is selected
    1170 +/- 1 Hz for 78 RPM
    Remote Start/Stop 2 conductor 1/4" connector (T/S)
    Normally open contact closure
    Power Supply Requirements 115/230V AC, 50/60 Hz
    Power Consumption 13W
    Dimensions 17.75" (450 mm) W x 13.88" (352 mm) D x 6.0" (157 mm) H
    Weight 23.4 lbs. (10.6 kg)
    Accessories Included Headshell/cartridge (ATP-2); AC line cord; 45 RPM adapter

    Replacement Cartridge: ATP-2 (Bonded round shank)

  • Downloads

    AT-PL120 Manual (pdf 317.72 KB)