MG-1 Magic Groove


Pushing vinyl replay boundaries within its class, the MG-1 MkII Magic Groove turntable integrates pivotal design facets from the SG-1 Player. Delivering performance rivaling only Vertere’s RG-1 Reference Groove and SG-1 Standard Groove, the MG-1 MkII offers unparalleled musicality. Each component is meticulously custom-built to Vertere’s exacting standards, utilizing prime materials and precision craftsmanship as found across their turntable lineup.


Clear $15,995.00USD
Special Metallic Black, Pearlescent White, Champagne $17,495.00USD


  • Main Bearing Assembly: Precision-engineered for silent, smooth operation.
  • Turntable Motor: Double precision bearings ensure constant speed.
  • Main Platter: One-piece design ensures smooth operation, constant speed.
  • SG-1 MkIII Motor Drive: Enhanced circuitry for accurate speed, control.
  • RG-1/SG-1/MG-1 Dust Cover: Optional, clear cast acrylic cover.
  • MG-1 II Dust Cover: Optional, tinted cast acrylic cover.
  • Special Metallic Finishes: Vibrant alternatives to original Clear finish.
  • MG-1 MkII Motor Cover: Silver anodised, enhances accessibility, aesthetics.
  • Redline Cable Package: Preserves analogue audio signal, enhances performance.


Type Belt drive
Motor 24 Pole Synchronous
Spindle Support Acetal Ball Bearing
Motor Mount Acetal Mount Platform
Twin Precision Ball Race Support
Acetal Motor Support Bearing
3‐point Adjustable Body alignment & contact spikes
Pulley Super Precision Aluminium Alloy
Drive Belt Precision Ground Polymer
Platter MG-1 Single Piece Super Precision Aluminium Alloy
3mm Bonded Acrylic Record Interface
Bearing Spindle MG-1 Precision Hardened Stainless Steel
Roundness / Concentricity and Finish < 2 Micron
Bearing Housing MG-1 High Copper Content Phosphor Bronze
Clearance < 6.0 Microns
Plinth Structure 20mm Clear Cast Acrylic with optional finishes
Special Metallic Black or Metallic Pearlescent White and Metallic Champagne
With switchable internal illumination
Isolation System 2 Stage Compliant and 1 Stage Rigid
9 De-coupler Sets and Aluminium Alloy/SS Feet & Felt
Motor Drive P/S Precision Crystal Referenced
33.3 and 45 rpm (<0.4%)
Wow and Flutter <0.1%
Rumble <-85dB
Dimensions (W x D x H) 19″ x 15″ x 5″- 6″
Weight 30 lbs
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