In the planning phase of our NEO series, we wanted to present a super flexible high mass turntable that would unleash audiophile forces far beyond its price range. Already prepared for 3 tonearms and equipped with our very latest innovative technologies, the Acoustic Signature Tornado NEO provides a captivating musical performance that will take even the most experienced analogists by storm.
Tornado NEO in silverblackbi-color
- 1 integrated, completely insulated AC-motor
- External digital motor controller DMC-10 with super stable multi-voltage power supply and innovative AVC technology level 1 (Automatic Vibration Control)
- Ultraprecise, extremely rigid and robust DTD® bearing with diamond-coated spindle (Dura Turn Diamond® Bearing)
- Exclusive Silencer technology for effective reduction of platter vibration with 4 Silencer modules
- Massive aluminum chassis with CLD technology (Constraint Layer Damping) for significantly improved resonance behavior
- RPM-regulated double belt drive with speed fine adjustment for the subplatter
- 3-point setup with special gel-damped feet
The Tornado NEO chassis is made of 45 mm massive aluminum. It is available in three different color finishes with an anodized surface: silver, black and a special bi-color combination.
CLD & Silencer platter
The aluminum chassis has CLD technology (Constraint Layer Damping) which leads to an optimized low resonance performance. The Silencer platter is provided with 4 Silencer modules.
The integrated, completely insulated AC-motor is powered by the external digital motor controller DMC-10 with a super stable multi-voltage power supply. The Tornado NEO has level 1 of our innovative AVC technology (Automatic Vibation Control).
Our Tornado NEO is the entry to the subplatter driven Acoustic Signature high mass turntables. It is equipped with the new ultraprecise, extremely rigid and robust Dura Turn Diamond® bearing.
But the further features and technology levels of the three high mass turntables differ aside these characteristics:
|Drive system:||RPM-regulated double belt drive with speed fine adjustment for the subplatter|
|Speed range:||33 1/3 RPM and |
|Power adapter:||External digital motor controller DMC-10 with super stable power supply|
(100 – 260 V AC)
|Control panel:||External with flexible placement|
|Bearing:||High-precision Dura Turn Diamond® bearing|
|Tone arm base:||Up to 3 adjustable armboards|
1 x designed to fit to customers tonearm
2 more armbases mountable (sold separately)
|Tone arm compatibility:||9 to 12 inch|
|Maximum number of tone arms:||3|
(Ø 310 x 50 mm / 11 kg),
with Silencer modules
|Chassis:||45 mm aluminum alloy|
|Feet:||3 height-adjustable gel-damped aluminum feet|
|Dimensions (WxDxH):||450 x 460 x 160 mm|
|Chassis and platter:||Black (anodized),|
silver (anodized) or
|Silencer:||Polished brass, |
optional: 24 carat gold-plated or polished chrome
- Tornado NEO chassis
- External power supply DMC-10
- External control panel
- Power cord
- Patch cable RJ45
- 2 drive belts
- Armbase wrench
- Tool set
- Leather mat
- Instruction manual
The Tornado NEO is supplied with an adjustable armboard for 9 to 12 inch tonearms. The turntable may be upgraded with up to 3 tonearms in total by adding two more optional armbases. Armboards are manufactured individually to fit the customers tonearms upon request. The new Acoustic Signature NEO tonearms offer a great variety to equip the Tornado NEO to the max.