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Hitachi PS-38
Direct Drive Deck
w/Shure MM Cartridge


Hitachi PS-38

Direct Drive Deck with Shure MM Cartridge

In excellent condition, full working order and fitted with a good quality Shure M75 MM cartridge, with genuine & correct Shure stylus. The following information from the excellent website:

“The Hitachi PS-38 precision direct-drive turntable is designed to meet higher performance standards for audiophiles who wish to enjoy superb sound reproduction. Features include oil-damped cueing, anti-skating, tracking force direct-reading balance weight, stroboscope and neon lamp.”


• Type: 2-speed direct drive system
• Platter: 305mm, 1.6kg, aluminium alloy diecast
• Motor: brushless DC servo direct drive motor
• Speed: 33 and 45rpm
• Pitch control range: +-3%
• Speed change over system: electronic change over system
• Signal to noise ratio: 60dB
• Wow and flutter: 0.04% WRMS
• Tonearm: static balance type tubular
• Headshell: plug in SME type
• Overall length: 301mm
• Effective length: 220mm
• Overhang: 15mm
• Cartridge weight: 4-10g
• Dimensions: 476 x 368 x 159mm
• Weight: 7.5kg

This comes with a print-out copy of the original user manual (English, German & French)


Payment accepted via PayPal, Bank Transfer, Personal Cheque or cash on collection.

Economical worldwide shipping via UPS or FedEx – Expertly packed, tracked and insured.


Please contact us either by telephone on 01883 340073
or by sending and email to
if you are interested in purchasing this item.


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