The Wonderful World of Turntable Design AKA: Dave's Fugly World Of TT Wank

VTA looks :exploding_head:

Right! You’re ba… Oh.

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Horizontal Shirley.

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Fluted plinth :heart_eyes:

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Baasner Turntable

I’m back.

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Not dissimilar to one of your oil rigs Dave :+1:

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Aha! So thats what they were building…

Needs a more complicated tonearm to take it seriously

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Oh the joy of trying to dust that after a few years of man-scurf…

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Scurf :laughing: that’s a word I haven’t heard for a very long time :smiley:

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I’ve never even heard it!

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Primary Control Kinea turntable Direct drive. Nice.
600 x 480 mm.

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Twelve grand and it even challenges the perception of time, you’ve excelled yourself Dave :joy:

It’s ex-demo Bob it’s now £8400. Without arm. PX is possible.

Let me know when it gets to a grand.

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Acoustical Systems Astellar £95,000


Acoustical Systems Titan Grande Complication tonearm £72,995

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Weight - 88 kilos

That almost coincides with my grand a kilo theory*

  • should add,it’s a shit theory that is usually wrong
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Is that the affordable baby brother of the Apolyt?

Can’t see the boffins at Steepletone losing any sleep.

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I’m guessing the counterweight has to additionally overcome the deck’s own gravitational field…?

  • A unique 36 (thirty-six !) layers design platter, incorporating 18 different materials with defined energy transfer speed – combined in the optimum sequence.

It’s also magically non resonant.

Apart from lol, i was really looking for 37 layers.

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