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Pro-Ject RPM 5 Carbon Black Turntable w/ 9CC Tonearm

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Pro-Ject RPM 5 Carbon  Black Turntable. If your looking at the RPM 5, you either love the styling or you have heard of the RPM’s history. The RPM Series, are some of the finest turntables that Pro-Ject produce and is idea for those who do not wished to own a traditional looking square turntable. The problem with many stylish decks is that they have always fallen short on performance, though this is not the case with the RPM 5 Carbon.

On looks alone it says enough, but as this is part of the RPM family of turntables, it also means business. Using all those clever little traits that Pro-Ject have learnt over the years to string every ounce of musical detail really is a testament. How Pro-Ject’s engineers have done this is remarkable and must be commended as the development team have nurtured this record player, leaving you with the with only two choices left. Which colour and cartridge to opt for.

Using Pro-Ject’s 9CC evolution 9 inch tonearm together with the TPE dampened counterweight means that the RPM 5 will become more revealing with each cartridge upgrade you make. So, if you combine the Ortofon 2M Red with the RPM 5 Carbon or even max it out with the Ortofon Quintet Black, you’ll be delighted with its performance.

Other features to take notice of with the RPM 5 is it uses a Carbon Fibre-topped Plinth, a Thick acrylic Pattter and Completely Decoupled motor supplied with a perimeter belt to give your vinyl the best possible platform in this class to produce accurate musical sounds.

So, if you’re serious about your vinyl, together with that enjoyable experiences when making the simple cartridge upgrade path, you can truly tailor the RPM 5 into a stunning Pro-Ject turntable, which will keep you happy for many years.

Key Features

  • Tick Precision belt drive principle using synchronous motor
  • Tick Ultra-precision DC-driven AC generator motor power
  • Tick Inverted platter bearing with ceramic ball
  • Tick Acoustical inert acrylic platter
  • Tick Comes fitted with 9” cc Evolution tonearm
  • Tick TPE dampened counterweight
  • Tick Adjustable aluminium tip-toe feet
  • Tick Colour shown, gloss black
  • Tick Alternative colours available, high gloss red or high gloss white

Cartridge not supplied

This model does not include a cartridge as you will prefer to make your own selection. If you're looking for a recommendation, please give us a call to discuss your options.

While we do our best to keep this information up to date, please be aware that all specifications are subject to change by the manufacturer at any time.

Technical Data:

Speeds: 33/45 RPM
Motor Completely Decoupled: Yes
Effective Tonearm Length: 9" (230mm)
Effective Tonearm Mass: 8g
Cartridge Not included
Compatible Cartridge
Moving Magnet
Ortofon 2M Red
Ortofon 2M Blue
Ortofon 2M Bronze
Ortofon 2M Black
Compatible Cartridge
Moving Coil
Quintet Red
Quintet Blue
Quintet Bronze
Quintet Black
Overhang: 18mm
Tracking Force: 0 - 25mN
Speed Drift: 33: +/-0.17%
45: +/- 0.18%
Wow & Flutter: 33: ± 0.12%
45: +/- 0.10%
Signal to Noise: -73dB
Cartridge: None Supplied
Platter Weight / Diameter: 300mm Acrylic
Output Voltage: 15V / 800mA DC
Power Consumption: 5W Max. / <0.3W Standby
Dimensions (W x H x D): 430 x 150 x 323mm
Weight: 8kg

While we do our best to keep this information up to date, please be aware that all specifications are subject to change by the manufacturer at any time.

Pro-Ject RPM 5 Carbon White Turntable w/ 9CC Tonearm

Pro-Ject RPM 5 Carbon White Turntable w/ 9CC Tonearm

Pro-Ject RPM 5 Carbon Red Turntable w/ 9CC Tonearm

Pro-Ject RPM 5 Carbon Red Turntable w/ 9CC Tonearm


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