If you have a
PT turntable, you will probably agree that one of the problems
might well be 'fitting the drive belt'. This minor problem is
made no easier with the PT Anniversary where you have to fit the
belt around the additional pulleys. To make this problem
disappear we have modified the acrylic platter so that it is
constructed from two pieces as shown in the central photo below.
This type of system is used by other turntable makers such as
Funk, Linn and many others.
modification also greatly reduces the risk of the sapphire
bearing being damaged when changing the drive belt.
platter is easily assembled onto the turntable main bearing, and
the drive belt fitted in place around it and the motor pulley.
The larger part of the platter can then be placed on top of the
smaller platter to finish the assembly. Please contact us
if you are interested in having your platter converted to a