Precision Belt-Drive Using Synchronous Motor: The Pro-Ject RPM 1
Carbon features a precision belt-drive system using a quiet running synchronous
motor. It supports both 33-1/3 and 45 rpm speeds.
Note: Not compatible with Speed Box S or Speed Box DS.
MDF Construction w/ Inverted Bearing Assembly The Pro-Ject RPM 1
Carbon features three-point MDF (medium density fiber) plinth for exceptional
stability. The low resonance chassis holds a newly designed inverted platter bearing with
ceramic ball for further reduced rumble. The platter is made from 300mm MDF and
features a felt mat.
S-Shaped Tonearm w/ Sumiko Pearl MM Cartridge: A completely new designed S-shaped tonearm tube
is made from carbon fiber, aluminum and resin. Using a complex 3-step process with heat treatment and 100bar pressure, arm tube
rigidity is strengthened, internal damping is maximized and resonances are
reduced to a minimum. Fitted to the tonearm is a Sumiko Pearl MM
cartridge for exceptional sound quality reproduction.
Tracking Features: Additional features are a new magnetic antiskating
mechanism and a TPE-damped counterweight for improved tracking.
Stereo RCA Output w/ Grounding Screw: Connection to the
phono input of your amplifier can be made with connecting cables of your choice
through the turntable's gold-plated stereo RCA phono jacks and grounding screw.
The Pro-Ject turntable comes supplied with a 47" stereo RCA cable with ground
Note: If your receiver does not have a suitable Phono MM
input, a separate
phono pre-amplifier (sold separately) is required to connect the
turntable to your amplifier.
Outboard Power Supply: An outboard 15V AC motor is smoothly driven
using an ultra-precision AC generator with DC power supply for further enhanced
No Dust Cover: This turntable does not come with a dust cover.
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