TEAC Celebrate the 50th Anniversary of the Summer of Love than with their new, tie-dye TEAC TN-420 turntable.

Summer may be over but TEAC are still celebrating with this rather bright and colourful 2-speed turntable. The TN-420 combines a high density MDF base with a machined aluminium platter. The eye-catching appearance of the TN-420 is achieved through a modern hydro-graphics printing process.

For easy connection to virtually any audio system, the TN-420 features switchable Phono / Line level outputs on RCA connectors as well as a digital output (via USB) for connection to a Mac or PC for playback and/or archiving of your favourite LPs. The high inertia aluminium die-cast platter is driven by a high-torque DC motor with a durable Neoprene rubber belt to achieve stable rotation. In addition, highly accurate rotation of the platter is maintained by a polished spindle (machined from a stainless steel block) contained within a durable bronze spindle holder. The TN-420 supports both both Phono and Line output.

An onboard analogue-to-digital converter from Texas Instruments allows you to transfer music via USB to your PC and to create high quality back-ups of your favourite albums. In addition, a pair of gold-plated RCA connectors are employed plus gold-plated terminals on the headshell connectors help resist oxidation over time. The TN-420 features both 33-1/3 and 45 RPM playback and a manual tone-arm lifter. The TN-420 comes with an MM audio-technica AT95E cartridge.

TEAC TN-420 – MAIN FEATURES

  • 2-speed Turntable including 33-1/3 and 45 RPM for LP/EP record playback
  • Unique ‘Tie-Dye’ finish
  • Built-in phono equaliser amplifier for MM type cartridge (Line/Phono output switchable)
  • USB digital output for transferring music from vinyl to Mac or PC
  • Belt-drive turntable for enhanced speed control and consistency
  • Manual arm lifter for direct tone arm control
  • Static balanced S-shaped Tone Arm
  • Replaceable headshell
  • Anti-skating system prevents tracking errors
  • Heavyweight Aluminium Die-cast Platter
  • Japanese-made MM-type cartridge (audio-technica AT95E) included
  • Corrosion-resistant gold-plated terminal
  • TEAC TN-420 – £329, available now

 

 

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