VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine from Soundstage Direct Sweepstakes

Register to win a VPI HW 16.5 Record Cleaning Machine from Soundstage Direct (MSRP $649.99) we are giving away.

According to the company:

The HW-16.5 is the standard in affordable record cleaning machines but neither its build quality nor its cleaning power has been compromised. Its high-torque, 18 RPM turntable motor is more than capable of withstanding the pressure of heavy scrubbing during extended cleaning sessions, and its 35-second cleaning cycle per side makes quick work of even the dirtiest records. Now with self aligning vacuum suction tubes for even more accurate cleaning, the HW-16.5's high-powered vacuum ensures quick, deep cleaning.

The newly designed vacuum pickup tube automatically adjusts to accommodate records of any thickness. The internal fluid collection system is made of stainless steel to prevent corrosion, and the fully enclosed design prevents splashing. In the VPI tradition, all components are extra heavy-duty and professional grade.

"I have found the HW-16.5 to be an outstanding performer. The record surfaces are microscopically clean and are so pristine they look new!" -- Bert Whyte, Audio Magazine


Clean your records with the HW-16.5 and hear what you've been missing. Includes:
Built in dust cover 8oz bottle of VPI cleaning fluid & cleaning brush

Click here for more info.

To enter the sweepstakes, all you need is an account on this website. If you don't already have one, click on the link labeled "register" at the bottom of this announcement or "Create new account" in the right column (under the ads). Then, enter a username and a valid e-mail address, and click on the "Create new account" button. A message will be automatically sent to the e-mail address you specified, which will include a link to activate the account.

The final step (and only step for those who already have an account) is to log in and leave a comment right here on this announcement—any comment will do, as long as it's not profane or spam. Then, when the sweepstakes closes, a lucky commenter will be chosen at random to receive the prize. So post a comment, and good luck!

For complete sweepstakes rules, click here.

[This Sweepstakes is now closed]

mikerr's picture

ahhh yesss...  my Holy Grail....  my quessst~

jonicont's picture

I need clean records

matthra's picture

Clean albums would be awesome.

bsm539's picture

Unlike Anthony Weiner I want to be the Winner

Dbellva's picture

Excellent sweepstakes prize.

jamesk's picture

My records are filthy.  Plesse help.

rischa's picture

Best contest yet.

WillWeber's picture

this I do need, really,

lionelag's picture

Want.  Please?

Blixa's picture

It would be great for my over 30 years old record collection!  

Ryanm84's picture

Would love to have a unit like this to keep my vinyl happy.

badboy07's picture


PlainD's picture

I made the mistake of storing records in the basement.  I need to clean them and the VPI machine would be perfect!  I've seen one in action and it's excellent.

Benanna's picture

Just started getting into vinyl. Would look great next to my new turntable!

davesans's picture

Just getting back into vinyl a VPI record cleaner would be a great addition. 

kana813's picture

I'll give it good home here on Maui.

n3tkahaw1a's picture

VPI RCM would be welcome addition for my collection

WapatoWolf's picture

Pick Me!

Aktiv's picture


noirx7's picture

Need to get out the LPs.....

jlong1964's picture

Would love to win this for my old vinyl.

rnarumi's picture

needs to be not dirty

brw's picture

... if it cleaned CDs?

nesnith's picture

Pick me!!!!


I will clean your records!

scr3001's picture

Great Cleaner!

stereoGoodness's picture


rspkt's picture

Please please please let me win!

dsthornberry's picture

This would be great to have a real good vinyl LP cleaner

12V Trigger's picture

How many dirty records...many

Mistrals's picture

I'd love to finally own one of these!

atmapc's picture

I would love to have one!

paulyb's picture

Gotta have it!

J Young's picture

Looks good to me.

craigh's picture

I must have one!!

bprochford's picture

So I'm in.

leedash13's picture


jlburad66's picture

I need one!

charlatan25's picture

Yes please.

hexguitar's picture

I'm all in.

Ormy51's picture


grannyhoff's picture

I'm one of the many who would like to win this.  Thanks for sponsoring.

mattmarion's picture

until now.

NickAdams's picture

I am so dirty.

jlock438's picture

Thanks for this drawing!

Bixby's picture

And that's good.

peejay's picture

...dirty records. I was playing some for a lady one night and she said "what's that noise?" and it really changed the mood, if you know what I mean.

Philer's picture

In a good way.

Would love to have this, surely better than my now gone Nitty Gritty.

royhutchison's picture

Good luck to everyone!

cobrando's picture

Man I would love one of these....

jahill18's picture

No more dirty discs.


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