$525 is in the ballpark for a working unit according to recent ebay sales.
If it has the Wc-22 wood case that would be a very good price.
My favorite is the 2265B because I own one.
Great looking table.
My favorite era of table design.
This whole discussion really has me thinking about the limits to standard single pivot tonearms and tracking error(interesting to me because I'm...
I wouldn't bother spending money on top dollar calipers unless you really need them.
I was going to use a scale but since I have the calipers I...
As I was setting up the cartridge and arm on my new to me pl 540 the other day I was looking at the AS adjustment knob wondering how accurate the...
A coincidence this topic is posted this morning.
I was experimenting with the antiskate on my Pl 540 last night.
My experience sounds similar to...
Have you pulled the platter off to get a look at the mechanics?
You should be able to determine what is causing the issue with the help of the...
Here are some more from the era you mentioned which can be had under $200:
Technics sl 1300
Technics sl 1400
Technics sl 1500
Technics sl 1600...
I was in this exact position recently.
I really appreciate the nostalgia aspect of this hobby.
I was a child of the late 70s/80s and had an image...
I finished cleaning and setting up the turntable yesterday.
Gave everything a thorough cleaning and sprayed contact cleaner on some of the...
Forgive the pops and crackles.
No RCM until next month.
Thanks everyone for the help.
I think I will see what the AT cartridge sounds like before trying something different.
The pioneer headshell is...
I am new to this awesome hobby and love the pioneer pl 500 line of turntables.
I have had my eye on the local Craigslist like a hawk and today was...
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