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Manticore Magician


The Manticore Magician tonearm is the product of dedicated design, technology and expert assembly, giving the highest levels of musical enjoyment and information retrieval.

With careful handling and correct application it will give these peak levels of performance for a lifetime. Armboards are available to fit all proprietary turntables.

Available in 9-Inch or 12" versions and with a choice of high quality internal and external wiring from Isoda, Van Den Hul or Cardas. Highly polished aluminium finish. Mounting is Linn pattern.


Effective length: 9" 227.48mm, 12" 304.8mm

Mounting distance: 9" 210.7mm, 12" 284.8mm

Overhang: 9" 16.78mm, 12" 20mm

Offset angle: 9" 23 degrees, 12" 21/58 degrees

Effective mass: 13g

Total weight: 430g


12" instruction/owners manual  English

9" instruction/owners manual  English

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