Edwards Audio TT1SE
The Edwards Audio TT1SE turntable has the Edwards Audio EA202 tonearm, an all new in house designed 18mm plinth which is finished in a high Gloss piano finish and is available in Black, White and Red. and an 18 mm custom in house fully machined Acrylic platter. It can be supplied on its own or as a package with the new TALK Zephyr C100 MM cartridge, or with the TALK Zephyr C200.
The TT1 Mk2 features a smart Medite high quality water resistant MDF plinth which has a hand polished Gloss lacquer finish. The finish is not only cosmetic, it adds significant rigidity to the plinth and prevents twisting or unwanted movement whilst damping the MDF. This has significant performance advantages, just compare the TT1SE to the standard TT1.
The 230V/115V AC motor is mounted via a vibration resistant pad add our EA202 arm and a precision made brass bearing housing to complete. The inner platter runs on a custom made ceramic 5mm bearing which runs in a specially produced light synthetic machine oil designed for Formula 1 applications. This is all topped off with a 18 mm custom in house fully machined Acrylic platter driven by our own custom made ‘Little Belter’ Blue belt and supported on 3 rubber isolation feet, designed to compliment the mass of the turntable. This stunning package is available from around £700/$1500
The TT1SE has been designed to offer a great value/performance ratio and we believe makes an ideal ‘first’ turntable for enthusiasts who are either just starting out or returning to vinyl after dabbling in the digital world.
It has several upgrade options, like a ruby bearing option for £50, an aluminium inner hub which is in house machined with polished spindle along with arm upgrades such as our new rear spigot and counterweight assembly. All these together go to upgrade the TT1SE to almost the complete TT2SE specification. On top of this there is the soon to be released stand alone external speed control box, the SP1 with 33/45 speed change both with fine pitch adjustment, in addition to which you can also use the ISO1 mains isolation filter to further enhance performance.
When used with the MM1 we think that it has a class leading performance and will show any digital based format a clean set of heels, especially for its money.
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Turntable Accessories & Upgrades
Little Belter High performance drive belt
ISO1 Mains isolation filter