Rega Planar 1 Turntable

$649.00

The new Planar 1 is the most user friendly Rega turntable to date. Now with preset bias force on the brand new RB110 tonearm, the Planar 1 is set up in seconds after unpacking. Simply slide the balance weight onto the rear of the tonearm as far as it will go, remove the stylus guard and start spinning your favourite vinyl. Delivers incredible performance well beyond its price point.

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Description

A fresh new look for the multi-award winning Planar 1. We are delighted to introduce the new matt finish Planar 1.

Every single aspect of the Planar 1 has been meticulously designed to improve performance. The Planar 1 uses a bespoke 24 V, low noise, synchronous motor to reduce vibration combined with our hand made RB110 tonearm fitted with our unique Rega designed ultra-low friction bearings. We have added our latest drive belt technology the EBLT belt which delivers greater accuracy and improved speed performance. If you are looking to get back into vinyl and want serious performance that will last you a lifetime, then look no further.

Key Features

  • EBLT Advanced drive belt fitted as standard
  • New matt finish for 2021
  • RB110 tonearm with ultra-low friction play bearings
  • Factory fitted Carbon moving magnet cartridge
  • Phenolic resin, flywheel effect platter
  • High quality, 24 V low noise synchronous motor

Tonearm
Brand new RB110 tonearm built with the new Rega designed, bespoke, zero play bearings with ultra-low friction performance (Patent Pending). New bias assembly and integrated arm clip. Includes automatic bias adjustment negating the need for the user to set bias, making this the most ‘Plug & Play’ turntable we have ever manufactured. New ergonomically, re-designed and stiffer headshell for improved usability and appearance.

Cartridge
Rega Carbon cartridge supplied fitted as standard.

24v synchronous motor
The first entry level Rega turntable to use a 24v, synchronous AC motor with a new motor PCB and aluminium pulley offering low noise and better speed stability.

Plinth

Brand new matt finish plinth with vastly improved appearance and ergonomically positioned on/off switch located on the underside. Two stunning plinth finishes available, matt black or matt white.

Central Bearing housing
Re-designed brass main bearing, offering improved fit and removing stress on the bearing itself whilst minimising the transfer of potential energy. (Patent pending)

Platter
Brand new, 23mm, higher mass, phenolic platter with improved flywheel effect for improved speed stability.

Re-Designed feet
New improved feet to increase stability and reduce vibration transfer.

Motor cover tray
New motor cover tray with integrated cooling.

Balance Weight
New 111g ‘Plug and Play’ balance weight.

  • Plug and Play design, set-up in less than thirty seconds.
  • Hand assembled RB110 tonearm.
  • High quality, low vibration motor.
  • Phenolic resin, flywheel effect platter.
  • Factory fitted Carbon moving magnet cartridge.
  • Dimensions (lid closed) H 11.7 x W 44.7 x D 36 cm
  • Weight 4.2kg

Additional information

Weight 6 kg
Dimensions 51 × 42 × 20 cm
colour

Matte Black, Matte White, Walnut