You can't go wrong with McIntosh MT5 Precision TurntableDale Davies ▼ | September 28, 2018
McIntosh turntables combine their classic design with modern styling elements, creating a unique piece to add to your home audio system.
Audio Each piece contributes to deliver a superb performance
The MT5 is factory adjusted for perfect playback. Tracking force, anti-skate force, cartridge overhang and arm height are all preset for maximum performance. Advanced magnetic platter bearings and a precise belt drive motor spins records with absolute stability and quiet, assuring a pleasurable vinyl listening experience. The custom tone arm and matching moving coil cartridge track records with minimum friction using magnetic antiskate and horizontal, tone-arm bearings.
While the construction of the MT5 is meticulous, the setup is simple. In a few easy steps, you’ll be ready to enjoy your favorite vinyl recordings. While maintaining complementary McIntosh styling, the MT5 takes full advantage of the chassis materials used to suppress noise, resonance and coloration so the only sound produced is that which is on your records. A clear, form-fitting dust cover is included to protect the MT5's moving parts, along with your valued records.
The MT5 turntable is compatible with any McIntosh stereo preamplifier or phono preamplifier and is a great piece to complete your two-channel stereo system. In order to ensure the highest level of customer satisfaction, “new” McIntosh products may only be purchased over-thecounter or delivered and installed by an Authorized McIntosh Dealer. The McIntosh MC452 Power Amplifier, C2500 Tube Preamplifier and XR100 Loudspeakers are logical companions for the MT5 Precision Turntable. ■