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Dual 601 Belt-Drive Turntable Repair

The classic Dual 601 turntable is perhaps not as well-known as contemporaries by Thorens and Rega, but they are very good decks.

This particular Dual 601 had a very common problem, whereby the tone-arm would not return properly at the end of a record. Automatic decks such as the 601 typically have complex mechanisms to return the tonearm to its resting point at the end of a side.… Read more