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Moonbeam IV

The SOTA Moonbeam allows listeners to hear the musical choices made by recording engineers in their original mastering process.

$1250 base price

The SOTA Moonbeam allows listeners to hear the musical choices made by recording engineers in their original mastering process.

Traditional designs with SOTA sound concepts drive the Moonbeam’s design.

The Medium Density Fiberboard veneered plinth can match your living environment with our finish options. The Moonbeam’s design absorbs extraneous vibrations, which allows your musical choices to spring forward with a lifelike presentation.

What People Are Saying:

“It was well worth the wait and sounds GREAT!”
Bill B., Raleigh, NC, April, 2004
SOTA turntables have a lifetime trade-in value, your investment in SOTA will never become outdated or obsolete. In twenty years you may want the new SOTA and you can trade in your old model.

Moonbeam IV Features

Tonearm

S220

Platter

Acrylic with energy damping interface mat

Sub-Platter

White Polyoxymethylene precision-machined

Bearing cup

360 Brass

Bearing Shaft

Stainless Steel, hand lapped to every bearing cup

Bearing

Hardened chrome ball

Plinth

1.5” Medium Density Fiberboard

Feet

Adjustable height brass soft spike design, pad optional

Motor

24-pole AC synchronous motor

Speeds

33/45 rpm

Pulley

Aircraft grade aluminum dual speed design

Finishes

Oak, American Cherry, American Walnut wood veneer

The MOONBEAM dust cover is available as an additional accessory.

Moonbeam IV Specs

Rumble:

Less than -65db unweighted

Wow & Flutter:

Less than .1% RMS (DIN 45-507)

Transmission:

Belt drive

Speeds:

33.3 and 45 rpm

Weight:

18 lbs. (12 kg)

Dimensions:

6″ H, 18-1/4″ W, 14-1/4 ” D

Tonearm:

S220

Cartridge:

Ortofon 2M Red +$100.00

Effective Length:

237mm

Overhang:

15mm

Offset Angle:

21.63 degrees

Cartridge Weight Range:

4-11 grams