Technics Debuts 55th Anniversary SL-1210GAE Limited Edition Turntable
Technics, creator of respected turntables and longtime go-to choices of DJs all over the world, have announced the 55th Anniversary Limited Edition SL-1210GAE. This direct drive turntable is modeled after the celebrated Grand Class SL-1200G hi-fi turntable and features a sleek all-black design.
Using many hand-made processes to ensure the highest quality possible, the SL-1210GAE brings the ultimate in luxury to a turntable. The top panel of each unit features a special badge inscribed with a unique serial number to signify that it is a 55th anniversary model. Only 1,000 of these turntables will be available this June for a price tag of around $5,000.
Features of the SL-1210GAE include:
- 10-mm-thick aluminum top panel with anodized black brushed hairline finish
- Operation buttons and tonearm also have a high quality black finish for a uniform, premium appearance
- Specially developed zinc insulator features αGEL™, a soft gel-like material with excellent shock absorbing properties
- Strobe light ON-OFF switch
- Coreless direct-drive motor
- High-precision motor control technology
- Three-layered turntable platter
- High-level balance adjustment
- High-sensitivity tonearm
- High quality terminals
- Four-layered cabinet construction
To read more about the SL-1210GAE, visit the Technics website.