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Denon DA-401

Lightweight Static-Balance Type Tonearm

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Denon DA-401


The DA-401 has its effective mass reduced to improve applicability to every kind of cartridge, and to prevent intermodulation distortion.

Partial resonance or external vibration is reduced by the dynamic damping mechanism to attain the original performance of the cartridge.

Features calibrated stylus force, anti-skate and height adjustment.


Type: S-shaped, static balance type with dynamically damped system

Overall length: 322mm

Effective length: 244mm

Effective mass: 7.5g

Overhang: 14mm

Height adjustment: 42 to 70mm

Stylus pressure: 0-2g (0.1g increments)

Cartridge weight range: 4 to 10g

Headshell: high rigid shell

Anti-skating device: non-contact magnetic control type (with release mechanism)

Cueing device: oil-damping type


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