the home of the turntable

Library / Grace

Grace G-727

Gyro Master Stereo Tonearm

review this tonearm (2 reviews)

Grace G-727


The Grace G-727 features a lightweight, straight pipe design.

All the robust characteristics of the 6mm diameter alloy straight pipe utilized in the earlier G-707 model have been retained, with a new process for additional rigidity.

This has been achieved by a new straight pipe model with low mass and effective suppression of resonance.

We have developed a plug-in headshell which has succeeded in eliminating the dead mass found in many types of European headshell connectors.

This also has the advantage of eliminating electrical mis-connection or resonance at the connection point.

The headshell itself is composed of specially hard-processed 2mm thick aluminium alloy.

The finger grip is a unified part of the headshell and is tapered toward the end to reduce undesirable resonance.

All of these features of the G727 contribute to arm performance that compares favourably with integrated pickup units.

The pivot points incorporate ultra-high precision micro bearings which have been finished to an extremely fine degree of tolerance.

The arm support system is by a proven gimbal support system, similar to the types utilized in aeronautical gyroscopic equipment; because its vertical and horizontal parts all move under identical conditions, this system is ideal for stereo discs.


Overall length: 321mm

Effective length: 237mm

Overhang: 15mm

Offset angle: 21 degrees

Mounting distance: 222mm

Angle of rotation: approx 80 degrees

Balance system: static balance

Cartridge weight: 4-10g (10-17g with optional J weight)

Output cable: plug-in system

Head connector: 6g lightweight headshell


flyer  English

instruction/owners manual  English

Please login or register a free account in the forum to download files

If you have additional documentation please consider donating a copy to our free archive.

NOTE To view PDF files the latest version of the official acrobat reader is required.

Grace G-727 / G727 owners manual, service manuals and schematics are for reference only and the Vinyl Engine bears no responsibility for errors or other inaccuracies. The PDF files are provided under strict licence. Reproduction without prior permission or for financial gain is strictly prohibited. This website is not affiliated with or sponsored by Grace.


G-727 Gyro-Master

Simply one of the best tonearms ever build - solid, lightweight and sounding great. Try it with Ortofon Vinyl Master Silver, it will blast your ears off. Enjoy!


Vielen Dank for the paperwork on the Grace G-727. Last year I bought a Rega Planar 3 with a Grace tonearm, and it took a YEAR to find what model tonearm I had purchased. I knew it was very close to the 707 or a 747 but never found the correct model until today!