. The table alone can be purchased at $7500.00 .We are selling this one of a kind beautiful German made table This is a world class table like of which very rare to find in Audiogon.Karl Wirth ,the owner is an industrial engineer with years of experience as a production manager in the field of medical instrument construction(neurological instrument) ,he also has 15 years of experience in the area of acoustic,precision instruments and plastics.The bearing used in this table features a slideway lining cast onto the axle for l;ateral guidance.This allows for extremly high damping performance that actively prevents stick-slip effect.This will insure a completely jerk free turntable WITH VERY LOW CO EFFICIENT OF FRICTION for extremely smooth ,lossless synchronization that is free of all wow and flutter.The teflon disk at the base of the bearing on which the ceramic ball of the axle runs is likewise of high damping effect and a low co efficient of friction.This is a 80 lbs solid aluminum table that simply sounds as good as any table upward of 30K TO $60K .All drives are prepared for mounting three pick up arm bases.Each can be mounted using one single screw.This table sounds absolutely phenomenal.Three dimensional imaging,rock soild bass unlike anything you have heard and lifelike spatial and tonal rendition.The sound will blow you away and if you find a table as good for the price we are offering ,simply return less shipping and I will take it back. The unit retails for $17000 and has 47 hours of playback on it. (Yes I count the hours because I wanted to break in the cartridge . I have a 47 hour old Tri Planar latest model as well as an Ortofon MCA90 with the same hours. All mint ,all with everything that comes with them as in the box,etc,etc.The wait time for the Arm is 1 month and the MCA90 is no longer available due to 400 made (limited edition) . I can make a deal on all or just the table or even table and arm. The table I will sell for $7500 ,The whole shebang I will sell for $13,250.00 INCLUDING SHIPPING.This includes the Phono cable ,the venerable Purist Audio Venustas Din to RCA ($1850.00 retail yours included in price $850.00 ) .TOTAL RETAIL IS $28,500.00 not including shipping . The happy owner can have it all for $12500.00 ,including shipping . That is over $16,800 savings and the combo will kill anything up to 70k. Overseas buyer I will not accept credit card from over seas. The over seas buyer is responsible for half of the shipping and insurance and Paypal fees. Buyers with no feedback are rejected. Buyers who send fake checks are wasting time. Agoners be aware of new scammers using yahoo addresses and female names asking to send you a check and arranging private shipments/Please do not low ball me. Any serious offers will be considered. The table alone for $7500 is a steal. I am not in a hurry so please understand that I am not interested in low ball rediculous offers.I have a 100% satifactory feedback and over 17 years of membership.I prefer to sell just the table since I will re order the Tri Planar anyways and I prefer not to wait for the arm .If you want a brand new Tri Planar ,I can get it for you at $5800 brand new and it takes around 4 to 5 weeks . I also would love to keep the MCA 90 because it is no longer available and I simply love this revolutionary design . If you have any questions and need to talk to me please call me at 714-442-2663 (Voip) .I do not see any scratches however I am rating the table an 8 with 47 hours. The record clamp is also a leveler . I will also include a complete Acoustic Solid setup system including everything needed to setup your table(Light strobscope,adjustment rig for VTA,SRA,AZIMUTH) $800 retail in blue acoustic solid suitcase.I will also throw in Hi Fi News LP for settinhg up gain ,etc.Happy listening.