Luxman PD 171A
Discontinued replaced by Luxman PD 151
Since the highly admired introduction of the PD 171A into the market in 2011, Luxman turntables have been renowned to deliver a sense of atmosphere that can only be achieved through the medium of vinyl, that every vinyl enthusiast strives to achieve.
The PD 171A now has a highly rigid main chassis and heavy base ensuring stable rotation.
Additional improvements to the motor, drive circuit and bearing section have also been made.
Features PD 171A
Introduction of newly developed high-torque AC Motor
Motor drive uses similar circuit structure to high power amps
High-precision clock controlled generator circuit with 32-bit microphone embedded.
Reflective view type LED stroboscobe useful for adjustments to speed
Mechanism PD 171A
Belt drive aluminium machining heavy turntable (5.0kg) utilising high inertia moment (approx 0.7t.2)
Hanging vibration-damping structure with 15mm thick machined aluminium plate
High-rigidity 16mm spindle with ball bearing for stable rotation
Wear-resistant and load-bearing polyether ketone (PEEK) material used in the bearing section
Floating mounted power transformer and AC motor
Hybrid vibration-damping structure with wood and metal
Large-sized insulator with height adjustment function directly secured to aluminium chassis.
Exterior PD 171A
Traditional wood-paneled design
AC inlet on rear panel for easy replacement of power cable
Detachable high-intensity LED stylus light
SPECIFICATIONS PD 171A
|Belt drive system|
|Reaction and AC synchronous motor|
|30cm machined aluminium plate|
|33 1/3 rpm, 45 rpm (2 speeds selectable)|
Revolution adjustment range
|5% (each rotation speed adjusts independently)|
Wow and flutter
|0.04% or less (W.R.M.S)|
|230v (50 Hz)|
|492 x 140 (up to top face of platter), 195 (with dust cover mounted) x 407mm|
Available without tonearm model number PD 171AL £4600.00, various armboards available for use of your favourite tonearm, including SME & Ortofon boards