Dual CS 518 HiFi Turntable – Cardan tonearm

$899.99

For the true vinyl enthusiast, the Dual CS 518 is equipped with a twin gimbal tonearm design using pivot ball-bearings for optimal precision.

Description

For the true vinyl enthusiast, the Dual CS 518 is equipped with a twin gimbal tonearm design using pivot ball-bearings for optimal precision. This superior tonearm has the ability to guide even high end pickups with the greatest degree of precision and reliability. The Ortofon 2M Red pickup and a switchable MM-phono-preamplifier are an integral part of this ready to run package.

Plinth: Solid MDF

  • Folded MDF construction with a black vinyl veneer
  • Elastomer vibration absorber integrated inside the feet
  • Removable dust cover

Platter: Aluminium Die-cast

  • Precise aluminium die-cast
  • Heavy rubber mat for resonance damping
  • Solid platterbearing with a hardened steel spindle in a brass bushing

Tonearm: Twin Gimble design

  • Straight, statically balanced
  • Solid aluminium construction with precision pivot ball-bearing
  • Adjustable trackingforce and antiskating

Drive: DC- Motor / Belt

  • Low vibration DC-Servo-Motor
  • Rubber mountings for vibration decoupling
  • Precision cut belt for lower wow & flutter

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Motor

Drive: Belt

Speed settings 33/45/78

Wow & Flutter < ±0,1 % (DIN WTD)

Tonearm

Bearing: 4 x Pivot ball-bearing / twin gimbal mounting

Effective length: 221,5 mm

Offset Angle: 25,6°

Overhang: 19 mm

Type: statically balanced

Stylus Pressure Range: 0 g bis 4 g

Cartridge Weight Range: 5 g bis 9 g

Factory installed pick up: Ortofon 2M Red

Platter

Material: Aluminium die-cast

Mat: Rubber 2,5 mm

Bearing: Hardened steel spindle Brass bushing

Diameter: 305 mm

Weight (incl. Mat): 850 g

Plinth

Material: MDF, folded

Surface finish: Vinyl veneer / Black

Feet: Ø 62 mm / Elastomer

Connection: RCA socket

Connection to Phono Input: ✓

Connection to Line Input: ✓

Digital Output: ✕

Dimension, closed dustcover: 435 x 367 x 145 mm

Dimension, open dustcover: D: 415 mm / H: 400 mm

Weight: 5,9 KG

Power plug AC / DC: External power supply

Additional information

Weight 10 kg