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Typewriter-Inspired DJ Equipment

The Valentine Turntable is Inspired by the Valentine Typewriter

— January 27, 2012 — Tech
Don't be fooled into thinking that the Valentine Turntable is some turntable designed in the shape of a heart. Elodie Delassus' design actually gets its name from the Olivetti Valentine typewriter, not the greeting card company holiday. The Olivetti Valentine typewriter was famous for its self-storage capabilities and its bright-red coloring.

The Valentine Turntable has both of these traits and then some. The turntable is compact and can be stored in a small red case no bigger than a side bag. The turntable also has built-in speakers, an audio jack and a USB port. The display has a touchscreen and while not explicitly mentioned, it's reasonable to believe that this device comes with WiFi or an included Ethernet port. The Valentine Turntable seems like it would be great for beginning DJs who want to see if they have what it takes to scratch with the best of them without having to spend a ton of money on equipment.
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