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Ariston; Irvine, Scotland

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Name: Ariston; Irvine, Scotland    (GB)  
Abbreviation: ariston-gb
Products: Model types

Ariston Audio; Irvine, Scotland. Maker of hi-fi turntables, from early 70s to early 80s. Brand still in use otherwise.


This manufacturer was suggested by Gottfried Silberhorn.

Some models:
Country Year Name 1st Tube Notes
GB  75 RD11s   Transcription Deck with belt drive; speed 33 & 45 rpm. 
GB  86 RD-110   Two-speed, belt driven turntable with sprung suspension and AC synchronous motor. 
GB  86 RD-40   Two Speed, manual turntable built from 3 substantial aluminium castings for the base, chas... 
GB  83 RD-80   Two Speed manual turntable with AC synchronous motor drive.Two piece, fully machined conca... 
GB  92 Q-Deck   The Q-Deck was a two-speed (33 and 45rpm) semi-automatic, belt-drive turntable with off bo... 
GB  84 RD-11   Two-speed, belt driven turntable with three-point sprung subchassis and heavyweight (3,2kg... 
GB  82 Pro 1200   The Ariston Pro 1200 is a 2-speed, belt-driven, integrated turntable with fitted s-shaped ...