Technics SL-1200MK2 Turntable
Most DJs regard the Technics 1200 is regarded as the turntable that started it all. This turntable revolutionized parties forever, giving birth to live mixing of songs and scratching of records. Its place as a staple in the DJ scene for over 35 years was driven by its seemingly indestructible construction, gaining a reputation for being a long lasting instrument, which is why they have withstood the test of time. Pitch control ranges from +/- 8%, setting the bar for future turntables. Powerful torque makes for quick start and slow speeds and accurate playback. In fact, this old thing still holds the title for the fastest start/stop time of 0.07 seconds! Moreover, a tonearm that closely resembles many of todays tonearms was originally constructed for this series.