Acoustical Systems
The Apolyt
$599,999.00USD
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Enter Acoustical System’s monster turntable – the Apolyt. Weighing over 540 lbs., this massive hi-fi apparatus has all the capacity to deliver the depth and power that lies within a vinyl record.

  • Platter weight: 127 lbs
  • Chassis weight: 414 lbs
  • 2 motors – motors weight 57 kg
  • Power supply weight: 57 lbs
  • Net weight: 855 lbs
  • Shipping weight: 1278 lbs (delivery in 8 flight cases)
  • Dimensions (w x d x h): 42′ x 27′ x 50′
  • Wow & flutter: below 0.01% (W.R.M.S)
  • Speed: 33 1/3 rpm and 45 rpm – all speeds w/ precise adjustment option
  • Drive: unique balanced shaft transmission drive
  • Power consumption in operation: 20 to 180 Watt

A turntable designed purely and firmly on the basis of the clearly defined physical and technical requests of the complete model of the record tracking process.

Features:

 

– automatic levelling

– optional 2 shelves incorporated for phono stage / line stage – full isolated within the air spring frame.

– platter based on bi-radial, full aero-static air-bearing – vertical and horizontal.

– complete plinth and optional integrated rack suspended on true air-spring-induction-field suspension with resonance frequency below 0.5 Hz.

– speed quartz controlled

– balanced shaft transmission drive – mating belt and direct drive in an unique concept.

– center of moving mass resting in bearing plane.

– platter inertia 38x of Micro Seiki SX-8000 platter.

– compound platter featuring definite energy transfer and internal liquid dampening.

– center of platter mass identical with plane of bearing/rotation = perfect resting mass principle.

– compound arm bases with identical energy transfer concept as platter.

– super fast exchange of arm boards.

– no possible build-up of static energy during play.

– motor-drive powered by custom amplifier and optional pure DC-power supply.

(battery sourced with automatic recharging and automatic redundant AC-power supply)

Options:

– optional additional speeds: 16 2/3 rpm and 78 rpm

– optional wooden veneer or smoked glass side panels – detachable

– optional rack front cover choice of prime wood veneer or smoked glass

– acrylic dust cover

– optional 24kt plating or polished chrome finish on selected parts (frame, dome caps)