The following is a press release issued by Audio Union.
August 17, 2016 - Audio Union, the manufacturer of the Helix 1 turntable by Mark Doehman and the carbon fiber CB tonearm by Frank Schroeder is proud to announce a new member of the family. From the fourth quarter of 2016, Audio Union will be the exclusive distributor of the CEC International (www.cec-international.com) flagship dual belt drive Reference TL0 3.0 Transport and partnering DA0 3.0 DAC in North America. The Reference TL0 3.0 and DA0 3.0 sets a new benchmark for Red Book CD replay. The official launch will take place at the Rocky Mountain Audio Fest, PrimeRose room, held in Denver, October 7th thru 9th, 2016.
The TL0 3.0 features a suspended transport mechanism and a proprietary dual belt drive system removing all motor noise and vibrations from the optical re-play system.
The DA0 3.0 features the latest in multi-bit conversion with selectable/defeat-able oversampling and digital filtering integrated with CEC proprietary “Super link” interface between the CD transport and DAC.
TLO 3.0: $31,000 USD
DAO 3.0: $31,000 USD
Audio Union is a company registered in the USA, with the main offices located in Lees Summit, Missouri. AU continually pushes the boundaries of known sonic reproduction and is noted for it’s highly acclaimed international talent pool. Our Scientists and Engineers are obsessed with research exceeding the limitations of current playback systems to bring you the finest musical reproduction available.