Gimbal Bearing Tonearm
The AS-212 represents the highest degree of precision in the field of tone arms.
In the design and construction of the AS 212 the aim was to make a tonearm easy to operate, and with the highest degree of quality, selecting the best materials for the parts involved.
The arm will match all kinds of turntables and cartridges well, and will guarantee you a perfect operation for years.
Total length: 300mm (mk1), 295mm (mkII)
Effective length: 228mm
Pivot to spindle: 212mm
Offset angle: 22.7 degrees
Effective mass: 12-18g (mkII depending on position of counterweight)
Pivot friction: 20mg (horizontal), 10mg (vertical)
Tracking force range: 0-2g (3g cartridge), 0.5-6g (8g cartridge)
Height adjustment: 32-55mm
Diameter of arm base: 26.5mm
Total weight: 390g (mk1), 365g (mkII)
flyer - Terry Robinson
mkII flyer - Terry Robinson
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