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C8 Plus

The two D/A converters using the best 24 bit/192 kHz technology with 32 bit internal processing permit fast music restitution with clearer and deeper sound. The upsampler and the D/A converters are fixed on an independent PCB plugged on the main board allowing future upgrades. The USB type B digital output permits direct connection with a computer (PC and Mac) and accepts high resolut...[more]

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Calypso

Main Highlights and Design Features: The Philips CDM 12 Pro 2 metal chassis has been significantly customized by METRONOME TECHNOLGIE and provides a stable foundation to very accurately capture the signal. The PMMA and stainless steel clamp and the proprietary shaft specially designed by METRONOME TECHNOLGIE permit a better stability of the CD and consequently to reproduce the best possible ...[more]

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Calypso Reference

 Main Highlights and Design Features The Philips CDM 12 Pro 2 v6.8 metal chassis has been significantly customized by METRONOME TECHNOLGIE and provides a stable foundation to very accurately capture the signal. The Perpex® and stainless steel clamp and the proprietary shaft designed by METRONOME TECHNOLGIE permit a better stability of the CD and consequently to reproduce the best possi...[more]

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Kalista Reference

The KALISTA REFERENCE includes a new ELEKTRA POWER SUPPLY and an ingenious vibration control support: the SILENT BASE. A specially designed transparent helmet protects the reading mechanism when the unit is not in use. The separated ELEKTRA POWER SUPPLY allows removing most of the EMI/RFI pollution coming from the power supply by using a special AC filter designed specially by Metronome Technol...[more]

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Kalista Ultimate

The Kalista Ultimate SE is the latest in a series of money-no-object range of CD transport It is based on the reference standard Philips CDM12 Pro V6.8mechanism partnered with a CD clamp combining Delrin and stainless steel, further improving stability during rotation of the CD and thus extracting digital data more accurately. The recurrent problem of static electricity accumulating on the surface...[more]

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Vivaldi CD/SACD Upsampling Transport

Vivaldi Transport is designed to extract revelatory levels of detail from both CD and SACD and is the ultimate machine for silver disc replay. All signal processing in Vivaldi Transport is proprietary to dCS.   Vivaldi Transport uses the TEAC Esoteric VRDS Neo™ mechanism which employs super-rigid construction and a brushless motor with heavy flywheel for stable disc rotation....[more]

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JA JD1

JD 1 Drive: "The Jadis system offers a unique sound aesthetic, placing the listener in the concert hall with a sound environment of unequaled coherence." - Patrick Vercher et Jacques VallienneWith its refined and imposing looks, the JD-1 combines an extremely precise mechanism fully protected by a heavy rigid base mounted on four massive gold-plated steel supporting feet, with a highly futuristic ...[more]

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JD1-W

JD 1-W Drive: "The Jadis system offers a unique sound aesthetic, placing the listener in the concert hall with a sound environment of unequaled coherence." - Patrick Vercher et Jacques VallienneWith its refined and imposing looks, the JD-1-W combines an extremely precise mechanism fully protected by a heavy rigid base mounted on four massive gold-plated steel supporting feet, with a highly futuris...[more]

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JD3 Deluxe

JD 3 Drive "The Jadis system offers a unique sound aesthetic, placing the listener in the concert hall with a sound environment of unequaled coherence." - Patrick Vercher et Jacques Vallienne....[more]

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Kalista

Clamp and shaft, specially designed, are used to maintain for the best the CD in place. Both the use of a special stainless steel and a Perpex clamp made of Delrin scaron permit to reproduce the best sound possible with low jitter since the reading is at the pit level. "Continuous Ground" link from the disc surface to the electrical earth:lower level of CD static charges and better working condit...[more]

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