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Torque uneven on turntables, its a possibility it needs new motors what is your opinion

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No, there is no motors on these things. They operate on a direct drive system. What this means is that there are various components/circuits which control it's drive function. If the torque is off on your turntables, more than likely one of the resistors is just old and needs to be replaced.

Not a job for a novice. Take it to a professional.... someone who knows about 1200s.

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