brassnwood wrote:James, which model did you go for? I bought the Advanced upgrade with the DC100 motor & it has been brilliant:-) No speed issues at all!!! If the unit is fairly new I would contact OL & see what they say. They are very good if you feel you have an issue. Just a thought ... you are not feeding the power from a 'cleaned up' source are you? - they do state quite clearly in the paperwork that their Regulator box must be plugged direct into the mains wall socket!
I believe I have the DC100 motor version. However, I've had this problem for years now,
before the DC100 motor version even existed. I was an (unsatisfied) Origin Live customer
way before then...
But, please dont tell me to contact Origin Live and make an issue of it. I've tried that
and was told the problems are (somehow) of my own making - i.e. "your room must
be too hot/cold...." (I live in Glasgow. In Scotland, folks. You cant really get
Also as I've said, I could not get the OL motor to run **slow** enough with the supplied
9V power supply and had to buy my own switchable version and run it at a lower voltage.
Lucky you with your no problems. What exactly do you mean by "feeding the power from a 'cleaned up' source" by the way??
I consider the OL DC Motor Kit a colossal waste of my money and, in my experience, I'd steer
Rega Planar owners away from it, should they ask my opinion.