Lenco has introduced the Lenco-MD turntable, a new design that lets you 3D print a modular turntable. … Read More Lenco-MD DIY Modular 3D-Printed Turntable
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=JGWuyMKT8wU’ Technics assembled The Philharmonic Turntable Orchestra – an ensemble that features only turntables & mixers – to celebrate Japan’s Record Day.
iConnectivity has announced spinXLR, a stereo phono preamp that’s designed to serve as the missing link between turntable and studio.… Read More iConnectivity Intros spinXLR Stereo Phono Preamp
This video demonstrates how you can make a mechanical waveform generator from an old turntable, a simple light sensor circuit and some laser-printed disks.… Read More How To Synthesize Waveforms With An Old Turntable
Pioneer DJ has introduced the PLX-500 – a new direct drive turntable designed to offer a modern option for DJs & vinyl fans.… Read More Pioneer DJ Intros $350 PLX-500 Turntable
Panasonic today announced the return of the Technics SL-1200 turntable – long the standard for DJs. With the new turntables, their goal is to “is to redefine the direct-drive turntable reference.”
In the years since Panasonic killed off the Technics SL-1200 turntable – and the Technics brand – demand for vinyl has grown. And along with that growth in interest in vinyl has come demands for a successor to the Technics’ classic. Now Panasonic has announced that it is reviving Technics turntables, and at its IFA… Read More Panasonic Announces Plans To Bring Back Technics Turntable, Leaves Off Tone Arm & Needle
Numark has introduced the TT250USB DJ turntable – a professional direct-drive turntable designed for heavy-duty DJ and music playback duties. According to Numark, the TT250USB’s quartz-controlled motor delivers virtually perfect speed accuracy when playing back records, and its high-torque motor and heavy cast-aluminum platter provide the ideal amount of resistance and feel for scratching effects.
Pioneer has announced the PLX-1000 professional direct drive turntable. Features: User-friendly control layout High-torque direct drive system Designed for optimal sound quality Tempo control with variable width levels Detachable power and audio cables According to Pioneer, the PLX-1000 “offers a highly familiar, user-friendly control layout”. Highly familiar.
Should Technics bring back the classic SL-1200 turntable? At least 10,000+ people thinks so. They’ve signed a change.org petition that asks Panasonic to bring back the legendary wheels of steel. Here’s the text of the petition: