Rega Planar 1 turntable in new Walnut Finish with Rega Carbon Cartridge factory fitted. Due to popular demand Rega have now introduced this new Special Edition Walnut effect finish. This high quality vinyl finish gives the deck a pleasingly retro appearance and is combined with the high quality harder wearing tinted dust cover/lid normally only found on the much more expensive Planar 3 tunrtable. The new Planar 1 is the most user friendly Rega turntable to date.
Now with preset bias force on the brand new RB110 tonearm, the Planar 1 is set up in seconds after unpacking. Simply slide the balance weight onto the rear of the tonearm as far as it will go, remove the stylus guard, plug into an appropriate amplifier and start spinning your favourite vinyl. Every single aspect of the Planar 1 has been meticulously designed to improve performance over its predecessor, the award winning RP1.
For the first time the Planar 1 is now running a 24v, low noise, synchronous motor to reduce vibration transfer combined with our brand new RB110 tonearm fitted with Rega's bespoke zero play bearings. Only sharing the drive belt, sub platter and dust cover from the outgoing RP1, this is truly a new turntable for 2016. If you are looking to get back into vinyl and want serious performance that will last you a lifetime, then look no further.Product Details -Tonearm Brand new hand assembled RB110 tonearm built with the new Rega designed, bespoke, zero play bearings with ultra-low friction performance (Patent Pending). Latest'EBLT Advanced' drive belt included as standard -New bias assembly and integrated arm clip. Includes automatic bias adjustment negating the need for the user to set bias, making this the most'Plug & Play' turntable Rega have ever manufactured. New ergonomically, re-designed and stiffer headshell for improved usability and appearance.
Cartridge Rega Carbon cartridge supplied fitted as standard. 24v synchronous motor The first entry level Rega turntable to use a 24v, synchronous AC motor with a new motor PCB and aluminium pulley offering low noise and better speed stability. Plinth Brand new Thermoset, matt laminated plinth with ergonomically positioned on/off switch located on the underside. Central Bearing housing Re-designed brass main bearing, offering improved fit and removing stress on the bearing itself whilst minimising the transfer of potential energy. (Patent pending) -Platter Brand new, 23mm, higher mass, phenolic platter with improved flywheel effect for improved speed stability.Re-Designed feet New improved feet to increase stability and reduce vibration transfer. New motor cover tray with integrated cooling. Balance Weight New 111g'Plug and Play' balance weight. Plug and Play design, set-up in less than thirty seconds. Tinted hinged lid included, that's also easy to lift off completely when required.
Instructions - Easy to use multi-lingual quick start guide for easy set up. Dimensions (lid closed) H 11.7 x W 44.7 x D 36 cm. Please see our other items for lots more great hifi products.Unless clearly stated in the listing or due to exceptional circumstances, the item is in stock at our premises ready for immediate dispatch. We take great care to pack items well, to ensure they get to you safely. We know our products, we're not a large faceless box shifter, we are a real hifi specialists retailer with knowledge and enthusiasm for the products we stock. We always try to offer the best after sales support possible, we even have our own full time in house engineer. Deco Audio is an independent specialist hifi retailer, we specialise in vinyl, valves and loudspeakers, but can cater for almost all audiophiles. This item is in the category "Sound & Vision\Home Audio & HiFi Separates\Record Players/Turntables". The seller is "decoaudio" and is located in this country: GB.
This item can be shipped to United Kingdom.