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Ortofon RS-212

12" Professional Tonearm

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Ortofon RS-212


The Ortofon RS-212 is a professional tonearm with detachable headshell suitable for cartridges from 7-19g in weight.

The arm is also suitable for use with the Ortofon SPU/GT, SPE/GT or S15/MT.

The RS-212T is identical but comes pre-fitted to an armboard for the Thorens TD-124, TD-121, TD-125 or TD-150 turntables.


Total length: 300mm

Mounting distance: 212mm

Height adjustment: 35 to 60mm

Arm base diameter: 50mm

Effective length: 228mm

Offset angle: 22.7 degrees

Overhang: 16mm

Stylus pressure: 0 to 4.5g

Cartridge weight range: 7 to 19g

Weight: 425g


instruction/owners manual  English

flyer  English - Terry Robinson

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