For sale is a rare and beautiful Artisan Fidelity customized Garrard 401 Classic idler drive turntable platform including multiple improvements and
accessories that put the value of this table at well over $13,000.00.
The beautiful custom Artisan Fidelity high-gloss
plinth is finished in Macassar Ebony and looks amazing contrasting the gloss
black paintwork of the 401 against the gloss finish on the wood.
The turntable itself has
been serviced and brought up to current specifications, including full
lubrication and replacement of any worn components. The components
include Artisan Fidelity brass pulley and Artisan Fidelity precision idler
Artisan Fidelity Garrard 401 Statement Inverted Bearing
and Precision Heavy Platter made from Aerospace Grade Magnesium Aluminum based
Alloy / Pure Copper / Internally damped / High Mass platter design for improved
Hydrodynamic oil-bearing Inverted type / Stainless and
Hardened steel / Laboratory Grade Sapphire ball / micro contact point / custom
proprietary sintered bronze sleeve bushings with low viscosity oil impregnated
Thrust Cap Austentic Steel / Advanced military grade
Polymer featuring ultra-low coefficient of friction / superior dimensional
The tonearm is an Origin Live Conqueror
Mk. 3c which comes with the original box and accessories. It also looks
just slightly used. I have removed the lift/cueing mechanism but will include
in the sale should you choose to employ it.
Also included is the Monarchy AC
Regenerator Power Supply. The turntable is currently wired to run on 220/50.
Please note there is no cartridge included.
At my asking price I will cover shipping in a custom-made shipping crate (from artisan Fidelity) within the CONUS.
This item is available
for pickup (preferred) as well.
Buyer pays all PayPal fees at 4%.
Lowball offers will be