Philips 212 (GA212) Turntable Upgrade

I still have a Philips 212 turntable that I bought new around 1974. This turntable is a classic from the heyday of affordable, but high quality, Hi-Fi gear.

Philips 212 turntable. A classic from 1971.

Over the years, my 212 developed all the ailments familiar to owners of these machines. The main power switch failed, and then the touch buttons stopped working. This post details my repair/modification project.

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