The innovative SL-1200G turntable is characterised by a newly designed coreless direct-drive motor guaranteeing a constant, even speed and minimal vibration. In connection with the precise motor control, the result is an excellent synchronised operation. The turntable platter is also geared for perfect rotation: it consists of three layers, giving it a high degree of rigidity and enabling vibration-free rotation. The tone arm also consists of premium materials, utilising a magnesium alloy with a high damping effect.
Statement by the Jury
The SL-1200G displays high-grade workmanship and a design well conceived in every detail. In this way, it offers optimum premises for playing records.
Panasonic Corporation, Kadoma City, Osaka Prefecture, Japan