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Pro-Ject A1 Turntable

£369.99

Released: 17th August 2022. AUTOMAT Pro-Ject Audio Systems is extremely proud to announce that we have finally found access to exactly the kind of technology that allows us to make automatic turntables without degrading the sound quality to below our standards. Handmade in Germany by a traditional manufacture with a wealth of experience in making automatic turntables, the new Pro-Ject AUTOMAT series of turntables are, what we think, the new pinnacle of automatic turntable design. This technically reliable technology is what enables us to bring the Pro-Ject sound and philosophy to an entirely new audience, and, with it, affordable and accessible high-quality HiFi to people’s homes. And it starts with the A1. FEATURES AUTOMAT Technology Pre-adjusted Ortofon OM10 cartridge Built in, switchable phono preamp 8,3” black-aluminium ultra-light-mass tonearm Precise mechanics with automated start and stop Damped aluminium platter for decreased wow & flutter Carbon fibre reinforced anti-magnetic headshell Resonance damped wooden chassis New feet with silicon damping Electronically controlled playback speeds Premium semi-symmetrical Connect it E phono cable Gold plated RCA cable connectors Dust cover included Available in black and white Handmade in Germany SPECIFICATIONS Speed: 33, 45 (electronic speed change) Drive principle: belt drive, fully automatic Platter: damped aluminium platter Wow & flutter: 33: +/-0,27%; 45: +/-0,25% Speed drift: 33: +/-0,75%; 45: +/-0,65% Signal to noise: 65dB Tonearm: ultra-light-mass 8,3” aluminium tonearm Effective arm length: 211mm Overhang: 19,5mm Power consumption: 1,5W Dimensions: 430 x 130 x 365 mm (WxHxD) Weight: 5,6 kg net Included accessories 15V DC / 0,8A power supply Dust cover 7‘‘ single adapter Felt mat Phono cable

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  • Details

    Released:
    17th August 2022
    Format:
    Turntables
    Barcode:
    9120122291672
  • Description

    AUTOMAT
    Pro-Ject Audio Systems is extremely proud to announce that we have finally found access to exactly the kind of technology that allows us to make automatic turntables without degrading the sound quality to below our standards.

    Handmade in Germany by a traditional manufacture with a wealth of experience in making automatic turntables, the new Pro-Ject AUTOMAT series of turntables are, what we think, the new pinnacle of automatic turntable design. This technically reliable technology is what enables us to bring the Pro-Ject sound and philosophy to an entirely new audience, and, with it, affordable and accessible high-quality HiFi to people’s homes.

    And it starts with the A1.

    FEATURES
    • AUTOMAT Technology
    • Pre-adjusted Ortofon OM10 cartridge
    • Built in, switchable phono preamp
    • 8,3” black-aluminium ultra-light-mass tonearm
    • Precise mechanics with automated start and stop
    • Damped aluminium platter for decreased wow & flutter
    • Carbon fibre reinforced anti-magnetic headshell
    • Resonance damped wooden chassis
    • New feet with silicon damping
    • Electronically controlled playback speeds
    • Premium semi-symmetrical Connect it E phono cable
    • Gold plated RCA cable connectors
    • Dust cover included
    • Available in black and white
    • Handmade in Germany
    SPECIFICATIONS
    • Speed: 33, 45 (electronic speed change)
    • Drive principle: belt drive, fully automatic
    • Platter: damped aluminium platter
    • Wow & flutter: 33: +/-0,27%; 45: +/-0,25%
    • Speed drift: 33: +/-0,75%; 45: +/-0,65%
    • Signal to noise: 65dB
    • Tonearm: ultra-light-mass 8,3” aluminium tonearm
    • Effective arm length: 211mm
    • Overhang: 19,5mm
    • Power consumption: 1,5W
    • Dimensions: 430 x 130 x 365 mm (WxHxD)
    • Weight: 5,6 kg net
    Included accessories
    • 15V DC / 0,8A power supply
    • Dust cover
    • 7‘‘ single adapter
    • Felt mat
    • Phono cable
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