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Alphason Designs Opal

Gimbal Bearing Tonearm

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Alphason's budget tonearm with Linn mounting pattern, the Opal features adjustable VTA (vertical tracking angle) and anti-skate is via a traditional weight and thread system.

Alphason Designs Opal


Effective length: 229mm

Mounting distance: 211mm

Overhang: 18mm

Effective mass: 13g


Delivers a transparent and open sound which ensures that music always sparkles; boasts a transparent midband presentation; frictionless bearings.


instruction/owners manual  English

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alphason opal out put wires

how are the RCA terminated audio leads on the alphason opel connected to the headshell/arm wires? Is their a DIN termination in the tonearm mast that may be unplugged and replaced/upgraded?