Funk Firm has broken the mould once again with the Vector 3, their latest non-resonant turntable
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We had high hopes for the Saffire, the new top-of-the-range model, which is hailed as the modern day replacement for the still-popular-after-all-these-years, Pink Triangle Anniversary.
The 'V' in this turntable's name stands not for 'vendetta,' but rather 'vector'. This is because the drive-belt does not loop around the sub-platter in the traditional fashion, but passes around two idler pulleys as well as the drive pulley, and drives the sub-platter at three points.
The Funk Vector Link kit is a truly radical modification to the venerable Linn Sondek LP12 turntable. A fully 'Funked-up' LP12 must undergo major surgery before acquiring its racy, carbon fibre-topped exterior