VPI Super Prime Scout w/ 10.5" Tonearm & VTA On the Fly

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  • $2,899.00
  • Regular price $58,997.32

VPI Super Prime Scout Limited Edition 

Bad-ass cartridge bundles with huge savings! Check the pull-down above. This table is now available in several finishes; photos coming soon! There will be a few weeks delivery delay for some finishes.


The Prime Scout is an amazing turntable. But leave it to Uncle Kevvy to stick his nose into business to grind out something truly amazing. Look at any VPI turntable as the sum of parts. The plinth, tonearm, tonearm base, motor, platter, and feet. So look at this as a Prime Scout or Scout II, with the following options:

Instead of the much cheaper 9” arm and lower-end base, we are giving you the upgraded 10.5” JMW-10 aluminum tonearm. Pretty cool, eh? What's better than getting a longer tonearm with better tracking? Well… we also included VPI's VTA on-the-fly tonearm base! This means that you can fine-tune VTA while you listen, which is critical to eliminate top end sibilance. This is a big deal. The tonearm and base by themselves are $2200!!

Next up: The platter. This isn’t the same platter you see on the Prime Scout. This is the MASSIVE 20-pound platter you find on the Prime and Classic series. And a massive platter is CRITICAL to isolate the record, as well as providing inertia for consistent speed. It sells for $1000.

Last, but not least, you also get VPI's Deluxe Delrin/Stainless steel screw-down record clamp. Then, we had the plinth finished in white, graphite, and machined graphite (all Upscale exclusive!), in addition to black. Absolutely stunning!

Now…all of these upgrades add up to $58,997.32 as far as we can see. Your price my brutha or sista? $2899!! Get down with yo’ bad self!!


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