This is a fine entry level turntable. I purchased it to replace my aging B&O 4002, but have gravitated back to the B&O due to automatic operation. The Goldring is superior in audio performance but I am too lazy to use it.
Rated an 8 to be conservative but in like new condition.
GOLDRING GR1.2 TURNTABLE SPECIFICATIONS
Cartridge supplied: High performance moving magnet type, Goldring Elektra pre-fitted at the factory - replacement styli widely available
Tone arm: High-quality arm derived from the Rega RB250, with adjustable counterweight and easy bias adjustment
Motor: 12-pole synchronous type
Main bearing: 12mm
Drive: Belt drive (33 & 45 rpm)
Platter: Low resonance, high density particle board
Pitch control: No
Outputs: Encaptured phono lead
Dust cover: Hinged dust cover included
W x H x D (mm): 450 x 120 x 370 (including lid in closed position)
Finish: Dark grey