Michell Gyro SE
Michell Gyro SE

Michell Gyro SE

Regular price£2,349.00 GBP.
/
Tax included. Shipping calculated at checkout.

Color
Title
  • UK Wide Shipping Available
  • Long established Official Retailer
  • Product availability good
  • Inventory on the way

Finance options are available on purchases of £1500 and more. Options include 0% finance and Buy Now, Pay Later.

You can apply for finance online by selecting the option in Cart, or in store with us at any of our stores.

Michell's Gyrodec first appeared on the scene more than 20 years ago it's been right up there as one of the most desirable bits of hifi kit ever since.  Since then the design has stayed pretty much the same, but many performance enhancing changes have been made over the years.

We've sold Gyrodecs since the 90s and Hydraulic Reference and other iterations before that. These decks come back to us for the odd bit of tlc and are still going strong...  

The Gyro SE is a variation of the GyroDec design. Doing away with the full size acrylic plinth and hinged lid of the Gyrodec and replacing them with a single acrylic spyder to support the turntable. This was done to reduce the overall size of the GyroDec and create a smaller more compact turntable.

FEATURES
  • Low contact area feet: The solid aluminium feet of the turntable are shaped so the area in contact with the supporting surface is very small, this is done to minimise the transfer of vibrations from the supporting furniture into the turntable.
  • Three point spring suspension system: Three suspension towers are fixed to the acrylic base to hold the suspension springs in place and provide height adjustment for the sub chassis.
  • Weighted pendulum style sub chassis: Hanging on the three suspension springs, this provides a rigid dense platform to mount the main bearing, platter and tonearm assembly, ensuring there is no movement between them, while also acting as a ‘resonance / vibration sink’ drawing away unwanted vibrations from the sensitive elements of the turntable.
  • Inverted oil circulating main bearing: Contrary to traditional designs, our main bearing has the point of rotation at the top of the assembly, not at the bottom. This orientation allows us to fully lubricate the inside of the entire bearing while the platter is turning. We achieve this by way of a modified Archimedean screw that we machine into the inside bore of the bearing. The oil is drawn from a reservoir at the base of the main bearing up to the thrust ball at the top, fully lubricating as it goes, it then returns to the reservoir via a waste hole drilled into the bearing spindle. Lubricating the precision parts of the main bearing in this way means that any potential for noise or vibration created by the rotation of the platter is avoided.
  • Impedance-matched platter with solid brass weights: The platter material was chosen for its vibration dampening characteristics and because sonically it is a very similar material to vinyl, so it has a very neutral sound characteristic. The brass weights are added to give the platter extra mass and subsequently more momentum when spinning. This greatly improves speed stability and helps keep wow and flutter to a minimum.
  • Free standing motor unit: The motor unit used to drive the turntable is completely separate to the turntable, meaning it doesn’t touch the turntable in anyway. The only connection between the motor and the turntable is the drive belt that drives the platter. This stops any noise or vibrations created when the motor is running, getting through to the sensitive parts of the turntable.

 

Shipping options vary depending on the brand and or size, weight etc of the product. We utilise reputable couriers to ensure your products are delivered as quickly as is possible and safely. For more information please don't hesitate to get in touch with a team member.

Some products will ship from our stock whilst some products are made to order and will ship directly from the manufacturer.

This site is protected by reCAPTCHA and the Google Privacy Policy and Terms of Service apply.

The best in AV & Hifi

Holburn Online is the evolution of our well established HiFi stores around Scotland. We are known for our years of expertise and friendly staff, all who lend a hand to our online presence.

We Enjot great relationships with HiFi & AV manufacturers allowing us to bring the best products to you as official retailers of all the biggest brands.

Our Online Store

Shopping at Holburn Online couldn't be easier. We accept all major card providers as well as offering 0% finance on many of our products.

We ship our products around the UK, ensuring that everyone can have access to the most exciting products whether you want to upgrade your audio systerm or build a cinema room.

Our Trustpilot reviews

★★★★★

A truly excellent service both from the initial contact via the website chat to a personalised telephone call to confirm the chosen product and delivery options. Great and many thanks.

Phil
★★★★★

These guys were so helpful! They had a fairly rare item in stock, packaged it up and got it to me in 2 days... very friendly and professional service, would recommend to anyone.

Peter Richardson
★★★★★

Great shop for vinyl and all things hifi and Audio visual. Staff are friendly and knowledgeable and won’t try and sell you what you don’t need . Recommended!

Terry Charleton
★★★★★

Great price, prompt service and a help line with somebody who was human and helpful when I got stuck setting the amp up. 
Recommended.

David Coote
★★★★★

I know it's habitual to shop with the big names like Currys. But you won't find anywhere near this level of service from them, and I'll be sure to keep Holburn in mind for the future. Can't recommend them enough!

Matthew Szanyi

Recently viewed