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Turntable New RPM Carbon

Pro-Ject RPM 1 Carbon

• Precision belt drive using synchronous motor
• NEW Ultra-precision DC-driven AC generator motor power
• NEW Inverted platter bearing with ceramic ball
• Platter made from MDF using felt mat
• NEW 8,6” S-shaped tonearm made from carbon, aluminium, resin utilising special heat and pressure treatments
• NEW Magnetic antiskating
• NEW Counterweight with TPE damping
• Available with or without Ortofon 2M Red cartridge
• 3 high-gloss colours (black, red, white)

Dust cover separately available: Cover It RPM 5/1

Ingenious entry to the world of luxurious styling for audiophiles

Our newest "BEST BUY" star implements a radical concept that does not compromise sound quality at an entry-level price.
RPM-1 Carbon utilises a lot of innovations and enhancements: A low resonance chassis holds a newly designed inverted platter bearing with ceramic ball for further reduced rumble. An outboard 15V AC motor is smoothly driven using an ultra-precision AC generator with DC power supply for further enhanced speed stability. A completely new designed S-shaped tonearm tube is made from carbon fibre, aluminium and resin. Using a complex 3-step process with heat treatment and 100bar pressure, arm tube rigidity is strenghtened, internal damping is maximized and resonances are reduced to a minimum.This makes the tonearm also suitable for MC cartridges. Additional features are a new magnetic antiskating mechanism and a TPE-damped counterweight. All ingredients add up to a miracle in sound for the price and ultra-stylish look!


Review Copy and Paste Link

Link:
http://www.whathifi.com/news/pro-ject-unveils-rpm1-carbon-turntable

  • $599.99
  • CDN