Part of our new line of turntables, the HERMES DCX record player is designed to be exceptional, easy to use, and above all – to reproduce music as faithfully as possible.
Drive mechanism utilizes high quality DC motor optimized for turntable use. Design of the electronic power supply provides easy operation, electronic speed change with fine speed adjustment and stable current for smooth motor rotation.
High-mass platter is machined from Acrylic to very high accuracy and ensures excellent speed stability. Acrylic was chosen for its superior sound quality and isolation properties.
A rubber-cork mat is supplied as standard with the turntable.
The inverted main bearing housing and spindle are custom designed and machined from solid brass and solid stainless steel to extremely high precision to ensure smooth running.
Main bearing with platter and tone arm mounting plate are mounted on the sub plinth and three point de-coupled from the main plinth to maximize performance and minimize acoustic break through. The motor assembly is mounted onto the main plinth.
The HERMES DCX has three custom made adjustable ball-spike feet to allow leveling and provide optimum coupling to the surface that it sits on.
Partnered with the OEM RB251/RB303 tone arms, the HERMES DCX has excellent performance, rarely find in its class.
Review of the Hermes DCX in Hi-Files Magazine