The Rega Planar 2 features the brand-new RB220 tonearm. which is packed with a host of new features. A new 24-volt, low-noise motor, acrylic laminated plinth, newly designed central bearing and so much more. Every feature of this innovative new turntable is designed to extract the maximum amount of information and detail from your vinyl collection.
Rega Planar 2 Key Features;
- RB220 precision tonearm
- Rega Carbon cartridge factory fitted
- 24 V low noise, low vibration motor
- 10 mm float glass opti-white platter
- Supplied with clear dust cover as standard
- Advanced EBLT drive belt fitted as standard from March 2021
- Rega Lifetime warranty against manufacture defects
The next step
The RB220 tonearm is packed with groundbreaking new features designed to enhance performance and make setup extremely simple. The RB220 incorporates Rega-designed ultra-low friction bearings (Patent Pending), housed within a brand-new, stiffer and lightweight bearing housing. This was developed with a new updated adjustable bias (as of Autumn 2020) allowing greater flexibility and compatibility with a wide range of cartridges The new housing also includes an integrated arm clip and uses Rega’s latest custom aluminium arm tube.
Tonearm – Featuring the brand new RB220 tonearm incorporating new ultra-low friction, Rega designed, bespoke, zero play ball bearings, housed within a brand new, stiffer and lightweight bearing housing which was developed with a new automatic bias setting negating the need for the user to set bias, making it almost completely plug and play apart from simple arm balancing. The new housing also includes an integrated arm clip and uses Rega’s latest custom aluminium arm tube.
Hub bearing – The Planar 2 has a new 11mm self-securing brass bearing offering improved fit and less stress on the bearing preventing the transfer of potential energy.
Plinth – High gloss acrylic laminated plinth, stiffer and vastly improved appearance with ergonomically positioned power switch. Two plinth finishes at launch: gloss black & gloss white
Motor – New 24-volt low noise, low vibration motor assembly and new PCB.
Platter – New float glass ‘Optiwhite’ 10mm – Improved accuracy platter.
H 11.7 cm
W 44.7 cm
D 36 cm
Weight 5.5 kg
Available in Walnut, gloss black or gloss white
Talk to our staff about upgrading your Planar 2 with a higher-performing Rega cartridge, this is a great way to extract even better performance out of your new turntable!