Kronos Audio Discovery Turntable

  • £96,000.00
  • (FREE UK Delivery)
  |   Usually dispatched within 24 hours

Please Note: This item cannot be ordered online. If you are interested, please click on the 'Enquire' button above.

Kronos developed a wholly new way to attach the chassis to the suspension system, using completely different soft clamping methods. This treats the chassis more like the soundbox of a guitar or a violin because in that case how it’s held dictates to some degree how it sounds.

Technical Specifications:

  • Rotational speed: 33.3 rpm & 45 rpm
  • Tonearm length: 9 to 12 inches
  • Power supply: dual channel pure class A linear DC, CPU controlled
  • Motors: 2× Maxon DCX DC motors
  • Motor mounts: Delrin enclosure, height adjustable
  • Speed guidance system: continuous dual-loop feedback, continuous correction
  • Sensors type: hall sensor (platters) /optical encoder tachymeter (motors)
  • Correction cycle: 60 times/rotation. 0.015% max. 0.005% min
  • Control CPU: independent system for each platter
  • Platters type: resonance tuned compressed phenolic/aluminium/copper
  • Platter weight: 8.2kg (x2)
  • Drive belts: 2 silicone/Viton, one-piece moulded, 0.230/platter
  • Compensation pulley: Teflon and zircon bearing
  • Main bearings: dual hydraulic isolated inverted sleeve and ball
  • Shaft type: grounded heat hardened tool steel, surface treated
  • Ball type: precision ceramic 7mm
  • Suspension: full floating top suspended, level adjustable
  • Elastomers: 317 elastomers, Viton/silicone proprietary mix
  • Dimensions (W×D×H, no SCPS): 71 × 37 × 29cm
  • Weight: 65kg, PSU 22.5kg, SCPS-D 22.5kg

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UK ORDERS:  We despatch the bulk of our UK mainland items on a 24 hour service – Free of Charge.  Non Mainland locations - Isle of Man, Isle of Wight, the Scilly Isles, the Scottish highlands and Islands, the Channel Islands and Northern Ireland may take a day or so longer and are not Free of Charge. Smaller items are delivered using Royal Mail 24 or special delivery. Larger items are delivered using a courier service such as DPD or UPS. 

INTERNATIONAL ORDERS: We offer competitive rates which can be confirmed by email. Please just ask – we will need a full delivery address and telephone number. Smaller items are delivered using Royal Mail Small Packets Airmail with International Tracked and/or Signed depending on value of item and availability of the service. Larger International shipments are sent by insured and tracked services using UPS. If there are any delays due to specific customs regulations, etc, you will be contacted by Turntableworld or by the courier with a request for any further information required. Customs duties can apply for shipments to any countries outside of the UK depending on where the product you have bought is made. Customers are responsible for all taxes and duties incurred when the items enter their country.

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