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User Manual for Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP1240-USB XP Professional DJ Direct-Drive Turntable with AT-XP5 Cart

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Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP1240-USB XP Professional DJ Direct-Drive Turntable with AT-XP5 Cart Contents of the user manual for the Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP1240-USB XP Professional DJ
  • Product category: Turntables Audio-Technica Consumer
  • Brand: Audio-Technica Consumer
  • Description and content of package
  • Technical information and basic settings
  • Frequently asked questions – FAQ
  • Troubleshooting (does not switch on, does not respond, error message, what do I do if...)
  • Authorized service for Audio-Technica Consumer Turntables

User manual for the Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP1240-USB XP Professional DJ contain basic instructions that need to be followed during installation and operation. Before starting your appliance, the user manual should be read through carefully. Follow all the safety instructions and warnings, and be guided by the given recommendations. User manual is an integral part of any Audio-Technica Consumer product, and if it is sold or transferred, they should be handed over jointly with the product. Following the instructions for use is an essential prerequisite for protecting health and property during use, as well as recognition of liability on the part of the manufacturer for possible defects should you make a warranty claim. Download an official Audio-Technica Consumer user manual in which you will find instructions on how to install, use, maintain and service your product.

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Product description

  • AT-LP1240-USBXP Direct-Drive Professional DJ Turntable Assembly and Setup
The Audio-Technica AT-LP1240-USB XP Professional DJ Direct-Drive Turntable includes the AT-XP5 DJ phono cartridge and the AT-HS1 headshell, which delivers a host of features that are well suited for professional DJ applications, casual private listening, and vinyl archiving applications alike. Its rugged construction features a cast-aluminum platter and direct-drive 16-pole, three-phase motor capable of 33, 45 and 78 rpm speeds.The USB port allows for direct connection to Mac and Windows computers, for digitizing vinyl with optional third-party recording software, such as Audacity. The AT-LP1240-USB XP also features analog outputs with a built-in phono preamp switch, allowing connection to both line and phono (turntable) inputs on receivers, mixers, etc. Additional features include dual start / stop controls, removable stylus light, dedicated tone arm grounding lug and more.The Audio-Technica AT-LP1240-USB XP ships with a slip mat, a dust cover, a platter, a 45 rpm adapter, a counterweight, a power cord, a USB cable, dual RCA (female) to 1/8" (3.5mm) mini-plug (male) stereo adapter cable dual RCA (female) to 1/8" (3.5mm) mini-plug (female) stereo adapter cable, dual RCA (male) cable with an integrated ground wire, and a stylus target light.
    • Direct-drive, high-torque, multipole motor for demanding DJ use
    • Fully manual operation
    • Start and brake control adjustments
    • Selectable 33/45/78 rpm speeds
    • Professional anti-resonance, damped die-cast aluminum platter with DJ-style slip mat
    • AT-HS1 universal 1/2"-mount headshell
    • Balanced S-shaped tone arm with hydraulically damped lift control, anti-skate, height adjustment and lockable rest
    • Audacity and other compatible third-party software packages can be used to create digital files from vinyl records
    • Built-in switchable phono pre-amplifier with detachable RCA output cables
    • Stroboscopic platter with speed indicator
    • Forward/reverse operation and variable pitch control with quartz speed lock
    • Removable stylus target light for easier cueing in low light
    • Includes:
      • Dual RCA output cable with ground wire
      • Two output adapter cables (dual RCA female to mini-plug male & dual RCA female to mini-plug female)
      • USB cable
      • Power cord
      • 45 rpm adapter
      • AT-XP5 DJ phone cartridge
      • Headshell
      • Counterweight
      • Stylus target light
      • DJ-style slip mat
      • Removable dust cover
In the Box Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP1240-USB XP Professional DJ Direct-Drive Turntable (USB & Analog) with AT-XP5 Cart
  • AT-XP5 DJ Cartridge
  • AT-HS1 Universal Turntable Headshell
  • Slip Mat
  • Dust Cover
  • Platter
  • 45 rpm Adapter
  • Counterweight
  • Power Cord
  • USB Cable
  • Dual RCA Female to 1/8" (3.5mm) Mini-Plug Male Stereo Adapter Cable
  • Dual RCA Female to 1/8" (3.5mm) Mini-Plug Female Stereo Adapter Cable
  • Dual RCA Male Cable with Integrated Ground Wire
  • Stylus Target Light
  • Limited 1-Year Warranty
  • Table of Contents

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    Technical parameters

    Audio-Technica Consumer AT-LP1240-USB XP Specs

    Type 3-speed, fully manual operation
    Motor 16-pole, 3-phase, brushless DC motor
    Drive Method: Direct drive
    Speeds 33-1/3, 45, 78 rpm
    Turntable Platter: 13.1" / 332.0 mm, die-cast aluminum
    Torque >4.5
    Brake Electronic brake
    Wow and Flutter <0.1% WRMS (JIS WTD) with 33 rpm
    Signal-to-Noise Ratio >55 dB (DIN-B)
    Output Level Pre-amp Phono: 2.5 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/s
    Pre-amp Line: 150 mV nominal at 1 kHz, 5 cm/s
    USB A/D and D/A: 16-bit; 44.1 kHz or 48 kHz USB selectable
    Computer Interface: USB 1.1 Compliant Windows XP or above or Mac OS X or later
    Power Supply 120 VAC, 60 Hz
    13 W
    Frequency Response RIAA: 20 Hz to 20 kHz, +1/-3 dB (In: 1.5 mV 1 kHz)
    Tone Arm Static balanced S-shaped tone arm with detachable headshell
    Effective Arm Length 9.1" / 230.0 mm
    Overhang: 0.6" / 15.0 mm
    Height Adjustment Height of Tone Arm Adjustment Range: 0.0 to 0.2" / 0.0 to 6.0 mm
    Tracking Ability Tracking Error Angle: Less than 3 degrees
    Anti-Skating: 0-3 g
    Cartridge Weight With headshell 13 - 18 g
    Dimensions (WxDxH) 17.7 x 13.9 x 6.6" / 450.1 x 353.1 x 166.6 mm
    Weight 27.6 lb / 12.5 kg
    Package Weight 32.8 lb
    Box Dimensions (LxWxH) 22.5 x 18.75 x 11.0"


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