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Jelco SA-250

Static-Balance S-Shaped Tonearm

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Jelco SA-250


The SA-250 is Jelco's entry level S-shaped arm, produced under a variety of brand names for original fitment to other manufacturers turntables.

Features include a removable headshell and calibrated tracking force and anti-skate adjustment.


Type: static balance s-shaped pipe type

Holding mechanism: one point cross suspension type

Effective length: 229mm

Overhang: 15mm

Mounting distance: 214mm

Mounting hole: 30mm

Bearing friction: 20mg

Suitable cartridge weight: 4 to 12g

Range of height adjustment: 39 to 60mm


instructions  English - themisto462

mounting template  English

specifications  English

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Effective Mass

Effective Mass is stated on the armĀ“s manual as being: 20gr.