Technics brand to return? No mention of 1200s

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When Panasonic essentially killed off the most iconic DJ brand and product when they pulled the plug on the Technics 1200, the world wept, especially at a time when vinyl seemed to be on the up again. And while other turntables have become available, for a good number of people, only Technics will do. And breaking news out of Japan may indicate that the Technics brand (not necessarily the 1200) could be coming back.

POLL: Future turntables – basic or with bells on?

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Turntables are back, but do they do what you want? Do you want the basics or do you want every bell and whistles in the world? Tell us.

Revisiting the Technics petition and poll one last time

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before we draw a line under the topic of the Technics petition, let’s take a look at the poll results and see how they possibly translate to reality.

Technics 1200 revival: Facts, figures, and a realist’s view

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A call for a Technics 1200 revival has been made. But just how realistic is it? Craig Reeves gathers together industry intelligence to find out.

All about Technics — a poll and a petition

Technics Petition

Missing Technics? There’s a petition for that. And we ask some questions to see just how much you really do miss the iconic turntable brand.

Homebrew mod actually makes Technics SL-DZ1200 good [VIDEO]

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The Technics SL-DZ1200 was pants. But thanks to a radical homebrew hack, it’s actually been made to perform as it always should.

FREE STUFF FRIDAY: Win Gold Technics Faceplates!

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We’ve got some shiny Make Solutions Gold plated Technics faceplates to give away. Leave a picture of your setup on DJWORX and tell why you need them.

REVIEW: Make Solutions Technics Faceplates

Make Solutions Technics Faceplates (2)

While Technics turntables don’t really need anything to look good, the Make Solutions Technics faceplates add some style and protection too.

Technics SL-700 and custom CDJs — look, but don’t touch

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NAMM is the place for prototypes to be under glass. And the previously seen SL-700, along with some custom Pioneer CDJs were look-but-don’t-touch.

Native Instruments: Putting the NI in Technics? No.

Native Instruments buy Technics fake spoof

NI to buy Technics? Of course not. But did you believe it because you’ll do anything to have them back on the shelves?