Dual CS-526 Turntable SKU dual-cs-526
RRP $2,299.99

Dual CS-526 Turntable

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Dual CS-526 Turntable SKU dual-cs-526
RRP $2,299.99

Semi-automatic turntable with electronic stop-function. Combining the same massive wooden chassis, motor and bearing used in the CS-550, and the tried and tested tonearm from the CS-505-4, this turntable is ideal for the discrerning listener.

Product Description


Dual's newest Semi-automatic turntable combines the chassis, motor and bearing used in the CS-550 along with the tonearm from the ageless CS-505-4 into a new sleek design with exceptional performance.

Tonearm Technology:

Cardan bearing with massless stylus force set by a high-precision torsion spring. Rigid headshell made of carbon fibre with ½-inch fixing-holes. Adjustable tracking force and anti-skating. Viscosity damped tonearm lift.

Chassis Technology:

Vibration damping solid wood chassis. Vibration damped aluminium platter with anti-static thick felt mat.

Drive Technology:

Belt driven by a precision flat belt. DC motor with electronic speed control. Specially hardened 7mm axle. Cartridge Ortofon OM 10 is included.

Highlights & details

  • Semi-Automatic
  • Solid wooden frame
  • Outstanding sound


  • Cardan bearing tonearm with zero-mass tracking force setting thanks to high-precision torsion spring
  • Warp-resistant, carbon fibre tonearm head with 13 mm (1/2 inch) mounting
  • Adjustable tracking force and anti-skate
  • Floating sub-chassis
  • Heavy sandwich platter with additional damping ring for maximum audio enjoyment
  • Belt drive with ground flat belt DC motor with electronic speed control
  • Viscous-damped tonearm lifter
  • Manual tonearm lowering device
  • Auto stop
Speed (RPM) 33 / 45
Speed accuracy in % DIN / WRMS < +/- 0.06% (DIN)
Drive Type Belt Drive
Rumble-noise Ratio (unweighed) 48dB
Rumble-noise Ratio 72dB
Supplied Cartridge (MM) OMB 10 (Can be replaced)
Frequency Response 20Hz - 22kHz
Power Supply 12VDC 150mA
Dimensions (H x W x D) 119 x 440 x 370mm (does not include lid height)
Weight 6.5kg
Colour Choice Black