New Linn Karousel Bearing Kit
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Bearing kit includes: Linn Karousel bearing, Linn inner platter and spindle, 3x springs, 3x large grommets, 3x small grommets, 3x washers, 3x locknuts, earthing wire
What is Linn Karousel?
Linn’s new precision-engineered single-point bearing, offers smoother rotation and greater stability for even better sound from your Linn Sondek LP12.
This innovative new take on Linns’ original bearing design has been made possible by technological developments in material science, machining capabilities and mechanical engineering expertise gained from almost half a century of designing and manufacturing the world’s best turntable. That vital union between the platter, spindle, bearing and sub-chassis is now the strongest they have ever achieved.
A new diamond-like carbon coating inside the bearing reduces friction between the tip of the spindle and the base of the bearing itself. This reduces the ‘noise floor’ of the turntable, so improves musical reproduction.
The substantial lock-nut fastening on the stainless steel housing increases rigidity at the critical point where bearing and sub-chassis come together. Enhancements to the base of the bearing include a stronger housing for the thrust pad, combined with a smaller, stiffer coated form, to improve the critical area that supports the platter rotation and mass, meaning your vinyl reproduction is more accurate and detailed than ever before.
With Linn Karousel the reduction in friction means that not only will this critical component have a greater lifespan, but your Linn LP12 will continue to give you incredibly accurate listening pleasure for longer than ever before.
Diamond-like carbon coating for reduced friction
Innovative Stainless Steel Bearing design improves rigidity and stability
Retro-fittable to any LP12
Available from 23rd March Price £750.00
Demand for this upgrade will be high Call us today on 02074541234 to place your order.