Essential III SB - Official Pro-Ject Audio Systems USA

The Essential III SB is a modern classic that delivers great sound at a very attractive price! Featuring such premium parts as a diamond cut- aluminum drive pulley, low resonance MDF main platter and chassis, and a high precision main bearing, the Essential III SB delivers a lively, highly involving sound that will delight every vinyl lover. The Essential III SB adds electronic speed change to the excellent Essential III, perfect for the vinyl lover who plays both 33 1/3 and 45 rpm records

Additional information
Weight5 kg
Dimensions33.5 × 41.5 × 11.2 cm

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  • Built-in speed controller/stabiliser
  • Belt drive with synchronous motor and silicone belt
  • Diamond cut aluminium drive pulley
  • Chassis & platter made of resonance absorbing MDF
  • Integrated DC-powered motor control minimizes motor vibration and guarantees speed stability
  • Low tolerance platter bearing with stainless steel spindle
  • 8.6” aluminium tonearm with sapphire bearings
  • Ortofon OM10 cartridge pre-mounted
  • High-quality semi-balanced gold-plated Connect it E phono interconnect
  • Special decoupling feet
  • Dust cover included
  • High-gloss colour options: black, red, white
  • Handmade in Europe


  • Nominal speeds: 33/45 r.p.m.
  • Speed variance 33: ±0,70%, 45: ±0,60%
  • Wow and flutter 33: ±0,21%, 45: ±0,19%
  • Signal to noise: 66dB
  • Effective tonearm mass: 8,0g
  • Effective tonearm length: 8,6″ (218,5mm)
  • Overhang: 22,0mm
  • Power consumption: 4,5W
  • Outboard power supply: 15V/500mA DC, suitable for your country’s mains supply

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