Turntable Tuesday

Hello good people. We will likely have lots of posts today as we have been busy busy busy getting some great stuff in the shop.

First off, we have just received the latest Essential II model turntable from Pro-Ject. We have red, white and black in stock for $349.95. Don’t forget when you buy a new turntable from us you get credit towards used vinyl to use the same day. With the Essential II you get $35.00 towards records. Here are some quick details about this new model.


• Belt drive with silicone belt
• Low vibration synchronous motor
• Integrated motor control with DC power supply secures silent running
• Main platter bearing made from stainless steel runs in bronze bushing with Teflon bottom
• 8,6” aluminium tonearm with sapphire bearings
• Ortofon OM5e cartridge, pre-mounted
• Pre-mounted gold-plated RCA interconnect cable
• Special turntable feet for effective decoupling


We have also received more stock and new colours of the Debut Carbon turntable from Pro-Ject. We have gloss Black, red and green in stock. This model is available for $449.95 and you will receive $50 credit towards used vinyl. We also stock the USB version of this turntable for $495.95 (gloss black only) which allows you to rip your vinyl to MP3 format on your PC, it also features an integrated pre-amp.
Here are the details on the standard Debut Carbon.


• 8,6” carbon tonearm
• Increased platter size with more weight
• Precision belt drive with synchronous motor
• New sorbothane motor suspension
• Felt mat
• Ortofon 2M red magnetic cartridge installed

You can find more details about these products at Pro-Ject’s website here: Pro-Ject Audio

If there is a certain model you are looking for please let us give you a quote!

For information about all the other new turntables we sell follow this link: Backbeat Turntables