Wilson Benesch Full Circle turntable, ACT 0.5 tonearm, & Ply MC cartridge Specifications

Sidebar 1: Specifications

Full Circle: Belt-driven, two-speed, acrylic turntable with carbon-fiber-composite, "Kinematic-bearing" ACT 0.5 tonearm. Effective tonearm length: 233mm. Overhang: 18mm.
Dimensions: 12" diameter, plus cantilevered arm-mounting platform.
Serial number of unit reviewed: 0175.
Price: $2995 with ACT 0.5 tonearm, $1995 with Rega RB300 tonearm. The ACT 0.5 by itself costs $1495.

Ply: Medium-output (1.58mV) moving-coil phono cartridge. Nude elliptical (7.6µm by 17.7µ;m) stylus, solid boron pipe cantilever. Copper coil over iron former. Tracking force: 1.8–2.0gm.
Price: $900.

Approximate number of dealers: 14. Warranty: 2 years.
Manufacturer: Wilson Benesch, Falcon House, Limestone Cottage Lane, Sheffield S6 1NJ, England, UK. Tel: (44) (0)1142-852656. Fax: (44) (0)1142-852657. Importer: Pro Audio Ltd., Barrington, IL (1998). The Sound Organisation, 11140 Petal Street, Suite 350, Dallas, TX 75238 (2006). Tel: (972) 234-0182. Fax: (972) 234-0249. Web: www.soundorg.com.

Wilson Benesch
The Sound Organisation
1009 Oakmead Dr.
Arlington, TX 76011
(972) 234-0182