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Pioneer LD-W1

Pioneer's first twin tray laserdisc player.

Major Features:

1) 4-sided (2-discs) continuous play
2) Twin tray auto detecting and loading
3) Wireless remote with jog shuttle dial
4) Digital filters and digital still memory
5) Digital effects such as strobe and screen checkering

Thanks to Bryan Hannahs for the above two pictures.

The LD-W1 front-end internals.

The LD-W1's laserdisc clamp

The tray mechanism

This metal sheet moves as the laserdiscs are ejected. The motion can be best seen below: