ABIS Tonearms

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If high-end audio is an arms race, then the Abis TA1L tonearm is the weapon system for the value minded audiophile.  Nearly thirteen inches of fine-tuned, hand-assembled tonearm, built by Japanese craftsmen who are serious about their business, and winning the tone-arms race.  

Regular price $1,865.00
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If high-end audio is an arms race, then the Abis TA1L tonearm is the weapon system for the value minded audiophile.  Nearly thirteen inches of fine-tuned, hand-assembled tonearm, built by Japanese craftsmen who are serious about their business, and winning the tone-arms race.  

  • Whole Length: 380mm
  • Effective Length (Tonearm pivot – stylus): 322mm
  • Practical Length (Tonearm pivot – Spindle): 310mm
  • Overhang: 12mm
  • Offset angle: 16.5°
  • Horizontal moving sensitivity: 30mg
  • Vertical moving sensitivity: 20mg
  • Vertical Tracking Force (VTF) range: 0 – 5g
  • Cartridge + Headshell weight range: 15 – 24g ( 30g* Option)
  • Height Adjustment (Plinth to arm wand centerline): 15 – 55mm
  • Vertical Bearing: Pivot miniature bearing (Not Pivot Contact)
  • Horizontal Bearing: Miniature Radial Bearing
  • Output plug: RCA (XLR : Option)
  • Output cable: Single core shielded copper
  • Tonearm Audio Lead wire: OFC 4N Copper
  • Headshell lead wire: Copper with gold plated terminals
  • Headshell: Machine tooled Aluminum 
  • Tonearm Net Weight: 610g
  • Attached standard Headshell Net Weight: 17g