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VPI Industries Aries

2-Speed Belt-Drive Turntable

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VPI Industries Aries


Type: manual record player

Drive method: belt drive

Motor: ac synchronous

Platter: 1.8kg

Wow & flutter: 0.02%

Rumble: 80dB

Dimensions: 482 x 114 x 356mm

Weight: 16.8kg, 29kg (mk2)


"if you're just starting out in analog or upgrading an existing front-end, and if you can spend $1500 on a turntable and tonearm, here's some advice: Go hear VPI's new player right away." - $850 (turntable) $1500 (with arm) Stereophile 2003

"The Aries lack of coloration across the frequency band, coupled to its standard-setting background silence and ease of set-up and maintenance, make it an easy recommendation for those who would rather listen to music than adjust springs, pumps or attempt to defy gravity."


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