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RT82 Reference High Fidelity Vinyl Turntable

Record Player with Ortofon OM 10 Cartridge, Speed Control Motor, Solid Wood Plinth, Vibration Isolation Feet

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RT82 Reference High Fidelity Vinyl Turntable

Record Player with Ortofon OM 10 Cartridge, Speed Control Motor, Solid Wood Plinth, Vibration Isolation Feet

$299.99 USD

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RT82 Reference High Fidelity Vinyl Turntable

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The definitive vinyl record listening experience for beautifully warm and natural music, transporting you into the center of the performance


Immerse yourself in dynamic music reproduction with the Ortofon OM 10 elliptical cartridge delivering improved linearity, higher channel separation and reduced distortion


The isolated motor prevents unwanted vibrations and noise while the speed control mechanism ensures consistent platter velocity (0.07% Wow/Flutter)


Revel in the gorgeous solid wood cabinet with a highly precise metal platter and adjustable resonance damping feet, ensuring superior isolation from unwanted micro-vibrations

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Caress your records with the balanced S-shaped tonearm for accurate tracking of the record groove and no electronics in the signal path for a cleaner, exceptionally detailed sound (Note: phono preamp not included)


unparalleled vinyl music playback


RT82 Reference High Fidelity Vinyl Turntable
Cabinet Specifications
Cabinet Material MDF
Finish Matte Bamboo Real Wood Veneer
Dust Cover Yes - Tinted
Turntable Specifications
Drive System Belt Drive
Motor DC Motor with Servo Controller Analyzes motor speed 500 times/sec
Motor Isolation Under-mounted 7-point silicone isolation with decoupling isolation ring
Speed 33 1/3 RPM, 45 RPM
Speed Variation 0.13%
Wow and Flutter 0.07%
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Weighted) 76 dB
Signal-to-Noise Ratio (Unweighted) 65 dB
Platter Aluminum
Diameter of Platter 12 inches (30 cm)
Weight of Platter 1.22 lbs (553 g)
Height of Platter 0.62 inches (16 mm)
Auto-Stop Yes
Turntable Mat Rubber
Tonearm Specifications
Tonearm Type Static Balanced, S-Type
Supported Cartridge Weight 0.12 – 0.25 oz (3.5 – 7.5 g)
Counterweight Yes – 3.60 oz (102 g) - Adjustable
Anti-skating Adjustment Yes – Adjustable
Pivot Bearing Yes
Cueing Lever Yes
Tonearm Material Aluminum
Tonearm Wire 36 AWG Litz Cable / 7 Strand
Effective Tonearm Mass 0.77 oz (21.78 g)
Overhang 0.76 inches (19.2 mm)
Effective Tonearm Length 8.82 inches (224 mm)
Headshell Mount H-4 Bayonet Mount
Cartridge Specifications
Cartridge Type Moving Magnet (MM)
Cartridge Model Ortofon OM 10
Replacement Stylus Stylus 10
Stylus 0.3 x 0.7 mil
Cantilever Aluminum
Mount Half-inch
Frequency Response 20 - 20,000 Hz (+3/-1 dB)
Frequency Range 20 - 22,000 Hz
Channel Separation 22 dB at 1 kHz
Channel Balance < 1.5 dB @ 1 kHz
Load Impedance/Capacitance 47k Ohms/200 - 500 pF
Output Voltage 4.0 mV
Cartridge Weight 0.18 oz (5 g)
Headshell Weight 0.35 oz (9 g)
Cartridge Height 0.71 inches (18 mm)
Recommended Tracking Force 0.05 oz (1.5 g)
Vertical Tracking Angle 20°
Rubber Belt Specifications
Rubber Belt Design Continuous loop (joint-less)
Width 0.17 inches (4.5 mm)
Length 36.02 inches (915 mm)
Thickness 0.02 inches (0.6 mm)
Output Specifications
Connector RCA (Gold-plated)
Preamp No - Separate Phono Preamp Required
Phono Output 4.0 mV
Ground Terminal Yes
Input 100 – 240 V AC (50/60 Hz)
Output 12 V / 500 mA
Consumption 1.5 W
General Specifications
Dimensions 5.5 x 16.5 x 13.75 inches / 14.0 x 41.9 x 34.9 cm (HxWxD)
Unit Weight 14.99 lb (6.8 kg)
Operating Temperature 41°F to 95°F (5°C to 35°C)
Wireless Playback No (Requires Bluetooth or WiFi transmitter connected via RCA connection to transmit audio wirelessly)
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UPC 871363024909

Customer Reviews

Overall Rating:

Scott A. March 5, 2021 Advanced Listener - 20+ Years Arizona, United States

So far, I am very impressed with the RT-82. It arrived nicely boxed and set up was simple and quick. My first test was a half-speed master disc of the original Boston. The sound was nice and clear with no distortion nor feedback. The sound of pure music from vinyl reminds of what music should sound like with no compression or enhancements.

Jason D March 5, 2021 Novice Listener - 1 Year Minnesota, United States

After winding up with my late Mother-In-Laws LP collection, I decided to purchase the RT-82. It was easy to set-up and it has been quite rewarding reliving my wife's families past experiences with vinyl records. My wife and I have begun to add our own records to the collection and very much enjoy the entire experience.

Chris K March 5, 2021 Intermediate Listener - 20+ Years Indiana, United States

Awesome piece of equipment. It's like a piece of art. Very happy with the appearance, performance. Well worth the wait.

Jessye W March 5, 2021 Intermediate Listener - 3 Years New York, United States

Wanted to upgrade to a nicer unit as I grew more serious about my collection and I’m so glad I did! Everything about the unit came pristine, including white gloves for the set up process. Set up took about 30 minutes and was simple as long as you follow along with the directions. They also have a YouTube version of instructions if you’re more of a visual person.

Sound quality, overall appearance, satisfaction all 10/10. It seems durable I like the heavier feel of the wooden base. It looks sleek and classy. I am loving this new addition.

Tim C. March 4, 2021 Novice Listener - 20+ Years Arkansas, United States

Beautiful, well thought out turntable. Hooked it up to a small phone preamp and connected it to my Google Home speakers. Sounds great?

Chris E March 4, 2021 Advanced Listener - 20+ Years South Carolina, United States

Fantastic product. Looks and performs wonderfully

Ryan H March 4, 2021 Advanced Listener - 20+ Years British Columbia, Canada

Very happy with my purchase. I considered the RT85, just for the acrylic platter. I have several ortofon om20 stylus so I wanted the om10 cartridge. Also, the RT82 has a tonearm with a significantly lower effective mass. I feel that the RT82 with upgraded acrylic platter is a better setup and $100 cheaper. I just wish they gave the option to swap out the old platter for a small discount, because now I have an aluminum platter I have no use for. My only gripe about the turntable is the dustcover, it's definitely on the cheap side, but not a big deal overall.

Joe W. March 4, 2021 Intermediate Listener - 20+ Years New Jersey, United States

I've been looking to upgrade my turntable as my collection of MOFI vinyl has increased and i really wanted to experience the best sound i could afford. This is a great quality product for less than $300 and the sound from my Klipsch system is amazing. I will be adding the PA 10 preamp to my system for additional power to turn up the volume....

Nicolas t. March 3, 2021 Audiophile - 20+ Years Quebec, Canada

Great product ! I will recommand it all the way.

Gianna N February 24, 2021 Intermediate Listener - 2 Years Texas, United States

Love it! Best purchase I could’ve made. Instructions were very clear and easy to follow as well.

Jose M February 16, 2021 Intermediate Listener - 6 Years Louisiana, United States

This turntable is amazing! I love my RT82 paired with my receiver and my klipsch speakers. The setup sounds amazing!

Jose B. January 26, 2021 Intermediate Listener - 5 Years Florida, United States

Great turntable. Played well, and it is gorgeous. However, this is the third review I have sent to Fluance, and so far no notice about the advertised 25% off.
Get the turntable, and enjoy it, but be aware that Fluance's customer service experience is not as great as the turntable itself.

Michael T January 25, 2021 Advanced Listener - 20+ Years Virginia, United States

This turntable is in a word, "terrific". I love its look and the way it works so easily. My wife say's it's "beautiful" too. I agree. It's as pretty as it is functional. She agrees it look great out in the open.

Bror H January 23, 2021 Advanced Listener Massachusetts, United States

Blown away with my older DGG and Phillips, such clean sound. Saint Saens Organ Concerto WOW, installation was easy and straight forward

Alexander M. January 20, 2021 Novice Listener - 1 Year California, United States

I did constant research before making my purchase for the RT82 versus other competitors. So far, I am enjoying my first turntable! I am content with the packaging, quality and company as of now.

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