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The original and best tonearm database! Often copied but never beaten. Regularly updated, it currently contains mounting dimensions and alignment data for over one thousand turntables and tonearms.

Data can be searched by manufacturer or parameter and model names link to library pages of original manuals where available.

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SME Tonearm Data

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Effective Length
233.2 mm
Overhang
17.8 mm
Offset Angle
23.62°
Pivot to Spindle
215.4 mm
Cartridge Range
1-27 g
Effective Mass
12.7 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Effective Length
228.6 mm
Overhang
15.14 mm
Offset Angle
22°
Pivot to Spindle
213.46 mm
Cartridge Range
Effective Mass
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Null Points
60.3 / 110.9 mm
Effective Length
Overhang
Offset Angle
Pivot to Spindle
Cartridge Range
2-20 g
Effective Mass
12.5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Null Points
Effective Length
231.2 mm
Overhang
15.86 mm
Offset Angle
22.6°
Pivot to Spindle
215.7 mm
Cartridge Range
3-24 g
Effective Mass
6.5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Fixed
Null Points
60.4 / 117.3 mm
Effective Length
231.2 mm
Overhang
17.95 mm
Offset Angle
23.84°
Pivot to Spindle
213.25 mm
Cartridge Range
3-24 g
Effective Mass
6.5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Fixed
Null Points
66 / 120.9 mm
Effective Length
231.2 mm
Overhang
15.86 mm
Offset Angle
22.6°
Pivot to Spindle
215.7 mm
Cartridge Range
3-21 g
Effective Mass
9.5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Null Points
60.4 / 117.3 mm
Effective Length
231.2 mm
Overhang
17.95 mm
Offset Angle
23.84°
Pivot to Spindle
213.25 mm
Cartridge Range
3-21 g
Effective Mass
9.5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Null Points
66 / 120.9 mm
Effective Length
239.3 mm
Overhang
17.3 mm
Offset Angle
22.985°
Pivot to Spindle
222 mm
Cartridge Range
0-25 g
Effective Mass
12.8 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Null Points
66 / 120.9 mm
Effective Length
308.8 mm
Overhang
13.20 mm
Offset Angle
17.615°
Pivot to Spindle
295.6 mm
Cartridge Range
0-25 g
Effective Mass
14 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Null Points
66 / 120.9 mm
Effective Length
305 mm
Overhang
11 mm
Offset Angle
16.15°
Pivot to Spindle
294 mm
Cartridge Range
Effective Mass
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Null Points
60.2 / 109.5 mm
Effective Length
305 mm
Overhang
11 mm
Offset Angle
16.15°
Pivot to Spindle
294 mm
Cartridge Range
4-18 g
Effective Mass
14 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Null Points
60.2 / 109.5 mm
Effective Length
232.32 mm
Overhang
16.97 mm
Offset Angle
23.204°
Pivot to Spindle
215.35 mm
Cartridge Range
Effective Mass
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Null Points
63.6 / 119.5 mm
Effective Length
238.50 mm
Overhang
16.50 mm
Offset Angle
22.569°
Pivot to Spindle
222 mm
Cartridge Range
Effective Mass
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Null Points
63.6 / 119.5 mm
Effective Length
308.19 mm
Overhang
12.59 mm
Offset Angle
17.278°
Pivot to Spindle
295.60 mm
Cartridge Range
Effective Mass
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Null Points
63.7 / 119.4 mm
Effective Length
239.30 mm
Overhang
17.30 mm
Offset Angle
22.985°
Pivot to Spindle
222 mm
Cartridge Range
5-12 g
Effective Mass
9.6 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Null Points
66 / 120.9 mm
Effective Length
308.80 mm
Overhang
13.21 mm
Offset Angle
17.615°
Pivot to Spindle
295.60 mm
Cartridge Range
5-12 g
Effective Mass
12 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Effective Length
233.20 mm
Overhang
17.80 mm
Offset Angle
23.62°
Pivot to Spindle
215.40 mm
Cartridge Range
5-12 g
Effective Mass
9.5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Effective Length
229 mm
Overhang
16 mm
Offset Angle
22.8°
Pivot to Spindle
215.4 mm
Cartridge Range
0-20.8 g
Effective Mass
5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Null Points
60.4 / 117.1 mm
Effective Length
233.2 mm
Overhang
17.8 mm
Offset Angle
23.62°
Pivot to Spindle
215.4 mm
Cartridge Range
0-20.8 g
Effective Mass
5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Effective Length
233.2 mm
Overhang
17.8 mm
Offset Angle
23.62°
Pivot to Spindle
215.4 mm
Cartridge Range
0-20.8 g
Effective Mass
5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Effective Length
229 mm
Overhang
16 mm
Offset Angle
22.8°
Pivot to Spindle
215.4 mm
Cartridge Range
0-20.8 g
Effective Mass
5 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Removable
Null Points
60.4 / 117.1 mm
Effective Length
233.15 mm
Overhang
17.8 mm
Offset Angle
23.635°
Pivot to Spindle
215.35 mm
Cartridge Range
5-16 g
Effective Mass
10/11 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Fixed
Null Points
66 / 120.9 mm
Effective Length
233.15 mm
Overhang
17.8 mm
Offset Angle
23.635°
Pivot to Spindle
215.35 mm
Cartridge Range
4.2-18 g
Effective Mass
10/11 g
VTA Adjust
Yes
Arm Mount
SME
Headshell
Fixed
Null Points
66 / 120.9 mm
Effective Length
Overhang
Offset Angle
Pivot to Spindle
Cartridge Range
Effective Mass
VTA Adjust
Arm Mount
Headshell
Null Points

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Specifications are sourced from manufacturers data where available.

Null points are calculated from the published arm geometry.

Dimensions are believed correct at time of publication but no liability is accepted for inaccuracies herein. All data is made available for comparison purposes only.

Many thanks to Yosh for his invaluable help in putting together this database.