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LP12 Karousel bearing upgrade

LP12 Karousel bearing upgrade

Linn has a new bearing upgrade for the LP12, the first in nearly 30 years. The new Karousel bearing has lower bearing clearance and reduced friction which will both extend the life of the bearing and guarantee a even smoother motion. This latest fixing system 

Justin’s 100 year old Redgum LP12 plinth

Justin’s 100 year old Redgum LP12 plinth

It was a pleasure helping Justin upgrade his LP12 I’m excited to post this review about his experience and look forward to following the development of his LP12 over the coming years. The below text is a review he kindly wrote for HiFi Guru on 

HiFi Guru attends the 2019 Stereonet HiFi show

HiFi Guru attends the 2019 Stereonet HiFi show

HiFi Guru presented a range of LP12, Thorens and various other hand made hardwood plinths at the 2019 Stereonet HiFi show.

The feedback was fantastic, some comments included:

“They look exactly like original LP12 Plinths but much heavier” – yes they are identical in dimensions but that’s where the similarities end, they are significantly stiffer, heavier, stronger and as such have increased resonance control not to mention the timber and finish options are endless!