Turntable System Operating Instructions SL-1200MK5 Model No. SL-1210MK5 SL-1200MK5 Before connecting, operating or adjusting this prod- uct, please read these instructions completely. Please keep this manual for future reference. RQT7018-Y...
For optimum performance and safety, please read these instructions cessories. carefully. Use numbers indicated in parentheses when asking for replacements parts. SL-1200MK5 : Silver model (Only for U.S.A.) SL-1210MK5 : Black model To order accessories contact 1-800-332-5368 or the website (http://www.panasonic.com).
IMPORTANT SAFETY INSTRUCTIONS Read these operating instructions carefully before using the unit. Follow the safety instructions on the unit and the applicable safety instructions listed below. Keep these operating instructions handy for future reference. Read these instructions. 11) Only use attachments/accessories specified by the manufac- turer.
Features Controls A masterpiece amongst turntables with a worldwide repu- tation. Highly accurate turntable speed maintained continuously with a quartz pitch control. •The pitch can be varied throughout the range maintaining perfect accuracy. •Pitch can be instantly reset to the rated speed (33 1/3 or 45 r/min) with the reset button.
Putting the player together Fit the turntable and turntable mat. In order to prevent damage during shipping some of the equipment has been disassembled. Put the turntable on the center spindle and then lay the mat Put the player together in the following order. on top.
Connections and installation Connecting to an Audio Mixer (not Installation included) •Install the unit on a horizontal surface protected from vibrations. •Keep this unit as far as possible from speakers. •Disconnect all units from the power source before making any con- nections.
Preparatory adjustments Tone arm height Using the balance weight control Make note of the balance weight setting for your stylus cartridge, 1. Release the arm lock. Released you can quickly change the stylus pressure without having to re- adjust the horizontal balance of the arm each time you remove and re-attach the stylus cartridge.
Playing records Preparation Turn [power] to turn the unit on. 1. Put a record on the turntable. •The pilot lamp comes on. 2. Take off the stylus cover and release the arm clamp. •33 1/3 r/min is automatically selected and the indicator lights. •Press  if you are playing a 45 r/min record.
Adjustments while using the unit Pitch control Adjusting the turntable brake speed Fine adjustment to the number of revolutions per minute. Brake speed can be adjusted by pressing [start-stop] until the turn- table stops. Press [reset] to turn off the green LED Use a small screwdriver in the hole on the turntable to adjust the light.
Maintenance Product service 1. Damage requiring service—The unit should be serviced by Care of the parts qualified service personnel if: (a) The AC power supply cord or AC adaptor has been To clean this unit, wipe with a soft, dry cloth. damaged;...
Troubleshooting guide Before requesting service, make the below checks. If you are in doubt about some of the check points, or if the remedies indicated in the chart do not solve the problem: In the U.S.A., contact the Panasonic Customer Call Center at 1-800-211-7262, or e-mail email@example.com, or the website (http://www.panasonic.com).
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