Pro-Ject T1 Turntable

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Pro-Ject


Type: Turntables

Pro-Ject T1 Turntable

Audiophile Entry Level Turntable

A New Generation of Turntable – Made in Europe

The stylish CNC-machined plinth of the T1 features no plastic parts and is carefully manufactured to ensure there are no hollow spaces inside, therefore avoiding unwanted vibrations within the chassis. Carrying this philosophy through the design, the glass platter is also a heavy, zero-resonance design. Finally, the purpose-chosen turntable feet also do a good job of isolating the T1 from ambient vibrations around your hi-fi system. In the T1 the motor drives a belt-system, attached to a newly designed sub-platter, which is mounted into an ultra-precise 0.001mm main bearing with a hardened steel axle and brass bushing – just like our Essential III turntables. The tonearm new tonearm has an effective length of 8.6”. This one-piece aluminium tonearm also features low-friction bearings for absolute accuracy in use. The T1 comes with a pre-adjusted Ortofon OM 5E Moving Magnet cartridge and is ready to use right out of the box. Also super shielded, semi-symmetrical, low-capacitance Pro-Ject phono cables are included.

In the box:

  • T1 with Ortofon OM 5E cartridge
  • Directly soldered Connect it E Phono Cable
  • Felt mat
  • Dust cover
  • Adapter for 7“ singles
  • Power supply
  • Allen key, stylus pressure gauge

Key Features
  • Belt-driven
  • Anti-resonant sub-platter design
  • Heavy 8mm, zero-resonance blasted-glass platter
  • Precision CNC‘d heavy full chassis: NO hollow spaces, NO plastic
  • Ortofon OM5e moving magnet pickup
  • 8,6“ highly precise and light aluminium tonearm
  • Low friction, vibration free tonearm bearing
  • One-piece tonearm design with integrated headshell
  • Super shielded, semi-symmetrical, low-capacitance phono cables - purpose designed by Pro-Ject
  • Vibration absorbing feet
  • Elegant dustcover with adjustable hinges
  • Available in High-Gloss Black
  • Hand-made in Europe

Glass Platter

The Pro-Ject T1 is supplied with a heavy, low-resonance glass platter. A significant upgrade from plastic or lightweight steel alternatives, this new platter both looks stylish & provides the consistent speed that your vinyl needs to sound its best.

 

Sub-Platter Motor

In the T1 the motor drives a flat belt-system, attached to a newly designed sub-platter, which is mounted into an ultra-precise 0.001mm main bearing with a hardened steel axle and brass bushing. Resulting in reduced feedback from the bearing when compared to other turntables, and also the added advantage of not having to fiddle with the belt once it's in place!  

 

Cartridge & Tonearm

The Pro-Ject T1 has a straight, 8.6” tonearm with a stiff aluminium construction. This one-piece tonearm also features low-friction bearings for absolute accuracy in use. Besides the clean and stylish looks, the integrated headshell won‘t cause any additional vibrations either, a big upgrade from common screwed or glued-on headshells you normally see in turntables at this price point.

The Pro-Ject T1 comes pre-fitted with an Ortofon OM5e Moving Magnet cartridge, which features an elliptical diamond stylus tip for accurate playback and a pre-weighted counter weight. Meaning it is ready to play, straight out of the box! No adjustments, no need to balance the tonearm.

 
 

Plinth & Finish

The plinth supporting the Pro-Ject T1 is created using precision CNC routing, meaning there are no hollow spaces, as well as no plastic pieces, commonly found in entry-level turntables, resulting in avoidance of unwanted vibrations. The turntable is available in a stylish High Gloss Black.

Speed 33,45 (manual speed change)
Principle Belt drive
Speed variance 33: 0.7% 45: 0.6%
Wow & Flutter 33: 0.25% 45: 0.23%
Platter Heavy 8mm, blasted-glass platter with felt mat
Main bearing Stainless steel/brass
Signal to noise 65dB
Tonearm 8.6” aluminium
Effective arm length 218.5 mm
Overhang 22.0 mm
Effective tonearm mass 8.0 g
Counterweight for mass 5 - 10g (pre-mounted)
Tracking force range 0 - 50mN (17.5 mN pre-adjusted)
Included accessories dustcover, feltmat
Built-in Power Supply 230V 50Hz (US: 110V 60Hz)
Power consumption 3 Watt max
Dimensions 415x100x335 mm (WxHxD)
Weight 3.8 kg net

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