ELAC Miracord 50 – MRC-501

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ELAC Miracord 50 turntable
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  • Tonearm: static-balance, Aluminum straighttube design with precision bearings, builtin anti-skate adjustment
  • Anti-Skating Mechanism: Adjustable in several steps for perfect stereo imaging
  • Cartridge System: AT91 moving magnet by Audio-Technica®
  • Platter: 300 mm, high-inertia Aluminum die-cast
  • Drive Unit: DC motor, Servo Speed rotation system
  • Anti-resonant Chassis: Superior isolation, designed to minimize the sonic effects of vibration and feedback
  • Built-in Phono Equalizer Amplifier: built-in defeatable phono preamp for correct RIAA equalization; you can add LP playback without having to add a costly phono stage to line-level preamplifier

Miracord 50 – MRC-501: Smooth vinyl precision

ELAC’s Miracord 50 Turntable is designed to deliver exceptional vinyl transcription, inspired by the iconic Miracord name from the Golden Age of Stereo, when turntables reigned supreme. The Miracord 50 is carefully engineered with a belt-drive motor and die-cast aluminum platter. A precision static balanced, straight-tube tonearm with removable headshell features a factory-mounted MM phono cartridge. Designed with convenience in mind, the Miracord 50 is equipped with a built-in defeatable phono preamplifier, allowing you to add this turntable to virtually any music system.

Dimensions H × W × D
140 × 410 × 360 mm  
5.5 kg
Belt-drive turntable
AT91 moving magnet by Audio-Technica®
Frequency Range
20··· 20,000 Hz
Stylus Pressure
2.0 g +/-0.5 g
Cartridge Weight
5.0 g +/-0.5 g
Headshell Weight
11.0 g (including screws, nuts and wires)
Recommended load
47 kΩ
Output voltage Phono Output: 2.5 mV, Line Output: 140 mV, Phono/Line: Switchable
Channel separation  > 18 dB
Selectable speeds 33 and 45 rpm
Outputs 2 gold-plated RCA connectors, gold-plated ground connector
5.5 kg
Power Supply
100 to 240 V AC / 50 to 60 Hz
silver chassis and gloss-black plinth  
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Miracord 50 – MRC-501 Features:

ELAC Miracord 50 - MRC-501 - Anti-resonant chassis

Anti-resonant chassis

Superior isolation is achieved with a chassis designed to minimize the sonic effects of vibration and feedback.

ELAC Miracord 50 - MRC-501 - Built-in phono equalizer amplifier

Built-in phono equalizer amplifier

Unlike most turntables, the Miracord 50 comes complete with a built-in phono preamp for correct RIAA equalization. Just plug it in and enjoy rich LP sound!

ELAC Miracord 50 - MRC-501 - Precision tonearm and cartridge

Precision tonearm and cartridge

The tonearm is a static-balance, straight- tube design with precision bearings, built-in anti-skate adjust- ment and removable bayonet-style headshell.

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