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Equipment for sale
Here is a selection of vintage audio equipment which has my seal of approval. They have been lovingly refurbished and tested by myself and are all interesting and good quality pieces - I wouldn't bother otherwise! Shipping for most items from Auckland is $20 - $40 to NZ only.

All turntables serviced and tested for perfect operation of all features. Lubricated, adjusted, usually new stylus and belt. They all sound very good with perfect tracking, speed accuracy/stability and quiet motors.

If you are thinking of buying a new turntable, consider a refurbished vintage machine. Satisfaction guaranteed!

Any general questions or to arrange viewing email me at sales@retrotronics.co.nz

Ariston Audio RD11 Vintage Audiophile Turntable

Exact equivalent to a 1973 Linn Sondek LP12, one of the best audiophile turntables ever made. Heavy two piece platter, large synchronous motor, three point sprung chassis.

Refurbished to near new condition with new belt, cover and other parts.

Fitted with an SME 3009 arm which has been fully rebuilt. The 3009 is one of the all time best arms ever made and will bring out the best in even the finest cartridges. New OM3E cartridge working fine, upgrade to 2M Blue available.

Collect from Kingsland only
Ariston Audio RD11 Vintage Audiophile Turntable

Technics SL-1210 MK2 Professional Turntable

Up for sale is a fine example of the DJ and audiophile staple in the most desirable and collectable variant. Classic model in black without extra buttons or controls.

This one has been fully rebuilt and includes a brand new arm and other new parts. Bright strobe, shiny platter everything working like new.

Comes with felt mat and Ortofon cartridge for general listening or sampling/archiving in optimal sound quality.

Excellent condition with negligible wear and use.

1 Year Warranty
Technics SL-1210 MK2 Professional Turntable
$1290   enquire

Dual CS-430 Belt Drive Turntable

Modern wooden body semi auto model from Germany. Audiophile specs in an easy to use no fuss design.

Serviced and upgraded with new belt, cartridge, stylus and gold RCA connectors.

Some light marks on the cover otherwise like new.

Rumble -72dB
W/F .04%
Dual CS-430 Belt Drive Turntable
$390   enquire

Akai AP-004 Vintage Belt Drive Turntable

Handsome earlier model from a well respected series. Full Auto operation starts and returns smoothly using a separate motor to move the arm. End trigger is by non invasive magnetic reed switch.
Has needle drop mute for completely silent start.

Serviced with new belt and upgraded with new modern cartridge and stylus. Dead on speed and completely noise free. This one is in near mint virtually unused condition.

1 Year warranty to Auckland buyer.

Akai AP-004 Vintage Belt Drive Turntable