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Hinges for dustcover of Technics SL1300 turntable


Looking for a set of hinges for dustcover of Technics SL1300 turntable.



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I have dust cover hinges for a sl1300. I bought them on e-bay a few months ago thinking they were for a sl1200.  my email is

Posted on Apr 26, 2008


Has a dustcover w/hinges... :o)

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    If they are missing, it certainly would make it difficult to figure out!


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