Victor QL-Y5 Direct Drive Turntable System In Very Good Condition

Used – Very Good
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Victor QL-Y5:
An attractive "Golden Era" direct-drive turntable!

Item Description

The Victor QL-Y5, released only in Japan in 1981 (during the "Golden Era" of Japanese audiophile equipment), is a somewhat less well known direct drive turntable. The QL-Y5 has some impressive stats, including an SNR of 78 dB (DIN-B) and wow and flutter of 0.011% WRMS. The QL-Y5 features a double servo quartz circuit to control the motor, for stable platter rotation. Additionally, the turntable has as a handsome vintage design.

This turntable is in very good condition, with only a little sign of wear (please see photos), including some minor scratches, wood chips and discoloration on the body (please see photos).The Dust cover also has minor scratches and yellowing (Please see pictures and refer to dust cover policy below). This turntable has been thoroughly checked and tested by our professional technician, confirming its flawless operation. It doesn't come with cartridge, headshell and 45 adopter.

Additional Information

Technical Specifications
Serial : 09508259
Country/Region of Manufacture : JAPAN
Power Supply : 100V 10W 50/60 Hz

-Dust Cover
-Rubber mat

Cartridge Policy
Cartridge and stylus is free gift so we don't accept return or refund for damage of cartridge and stylus.

Dust Cover Policy
Though it is unlikely to happen due to our meticulous packaging procedures, turntable dust covers do occasionally break in transit. The dust cover should therefore be treated as a free gift.

Transit Screws
Since items are in used condition, they don't have the transit screws sometimes. We kindly ask for your understanding.

Please check the power requirements for this device and the specifications of your power supply. If you need to use this item in a 220-240 V environment, you'll need a transformer. We sell high quality Japanese compact transformers (Nissyo), which will allow you to use this item safely and with good performance in your country.

Import Tax
・Import duties, taxes, and other charges which are not included in the item price or shipping charges are the buyer’s responsibility.

・Please check with your country’s customs office to determine what these additional costs will be prior to bidding or buying.

・Except in the case of faulty or damaged items, refunds do not include any return shipping or shipping charges. Your return shipping charge will be deducted from your refund if you receive any.

This item is sold As-Described

This item is sold As-Described and cannot be returned unless it arrives in a condition different from how it was described or photographed. Items must be returned in original, as-shipped condition with all original packaging.

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Product Specs

Listed6 months ago
ConditionVery Good (Used)
Very Good items may show a few slight marks or scratches but are fully functional and in overall great shape.learn more
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