Rega Planar 8 Turntable; P8; New w/ Full Warranty
Rega Planar 8 Turntable; P8; New w/ Full Warranty (Free Shipping)
The Planar 8 will be available with the recommended Ania or Apheta 2 MC cartridges factory fitted at an attractive, discounted package price.
The Planar 8 was inspired by the ultimate Rega turntable, the 'Naiad'. Rega decided early on that instead of an evolution of the previous RP8, the new Planar 8 was to be developed and engineered to encapsulate the essence of 'Naiad' at an affordable price. Our aim was to deliver a level of performance far beyond what has been achieved at this price point before.
Every aspect of the Planar 8 is engineered to extract as much detail from the vinyl surface as possible. Rega have used the most advanced materials and engineering solutions built around a supremely lightweight plinth to ensure the greatest level of performance.The Planar 8 is supplied with the new RB880 tonearm and Neo PSU as standard which offers electronic speed change, advanced anti-vibration control and user adjustable electronic fine speed adjustment to ensure total accuracy and control over the motor. The outer frame of the previous model has now been removed and a new stylish, removable, single piece dustcover has been introduced further reducing the overall mass of the turntable.
- Ultra lightweight plinth
- DB Technology (Double Brace Technology) “Mass absorbs energy - lost energy equals lost music”!
- RB880 tonearm
- New low mass central bearing assembly
- Super flywheel effect triple layer glass platter
- 24v Low noise motor assembly
- EBLT Drive Belts
- Neo PSU