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The Incognito tonearm cable becomes available as a universal kit for most tonearms. The kit consists of one piece of pure copper wiring from headshell to RCA output connector. Moth is distributing the kit in the UK.

Turntable Gallery

50 new pictures added to The Gallery including the entire Pro-ject range.

Pro-ject RPM9

Pro-ject Systems new RPM9 (RM9 in the US) turntable (£750) is equipped with an acrylic platter and offboard motor design reminiscent of older systemdek and ariston designs of the late 70s. The tonearm uses a carbon fibre arm tube and improved bearings. This is the top of the Pro-ject range and is available with a choice of cartridges at discount prices if bought with the deck.

Origin Live Silver 250

Hot on the heals of the acclaimed Silver 250 tonearm, Origin Live release the £970 Silver Taper version as its statement product. Origin Live claim that the performance of this arm is unprecedented.

Rega P9 and RB1000

Rega announce the updated P9 turntable and RB1000 Tonearm. The RB1000 claims to carry more technological changes over previous Rega tonearms than any produced during the last twenty years, it is to replace the RB900. The new turntable is joined by the Fono off-board phono stage which is suitable for MM and MC cartridges.

Vinyl Engine

The Vinyl Engine website opens in beta format.