Question about Pioneer CDJ-800 Turntable
I am now starting to fix CDJ players along with Technics 1200 series turntables. I got the 1200's locked down, but i need to know how to adjust the pitch control on CDJs.Hopefully a technician will read this: i cannot mess up by experimenting with a costumers player. My guarantee: If i broke it, they get my personal 1210s or CDJ MK2s. A mistake or "oops" is no option for me -
Your best option is to get a hold of the service manual for this model. Which is available HERE. It tells you how to align, calibrate, disassemble, and clean the unit. As well as assorted schematics and diagrams you'll need in order to troubleshoot issues with the unit.
Now, just because you've master the 1200s, doesn't mean that this beast is just as easy. It's not. This is COMPLETELY different than an analog turntable like the 1200s. You have to be cautious with ESD, the Laser, and an assortment of other fragile components on this unit.
So, I say, experiment on your own gear, this way you won't mess up a customer's unit. Or buy yourself a used, damaged unit, and work on re-building that one. It's the only way your going to learn.
Hope this helps some.
DJ PRO LAB
DJ PRO AUDIO
Posted on Nov 29, 2008
a 6ya Technician can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repair professionals here in the US.
click here to Talk to a Technician (only for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Posted on Jan 02, 2017
Tips for a great answer:
Oct 02, 2013 | Pioneer CDJ-850 CD PLAYER
Mar 03, 2012 | Technics SL-1200MK2 Turntable
Aug 22, 2010 | Technics SL-BD22 Turntable
Apr 22, 2010 | Technics SL-1210M5G Turntable
Jan 07, 2010 | Pioneer CDJ-200 CD Player
Oct 25, 2009 | Pioneer CDJ-100 Turntable
Aug 27, 2009 | Technics SL-1200MK2 Turntable
Jan 18, 2009 | Technics SL-1210 Turntable
Nov 13, 2008 | Pioneer CDJ-500II CD Player
216 people viewed this question
Usually answered in minutes!