A tonearm inheriting the advancements of the Tri-Planar U-12 featuring a 9.8″ carbon fiber arm. Based on the award winning tonearm with over 55 years of design excellence.

Features

  • 9.8″ (250 mm) effective length
  • Avionic gimbal bearings design
  • Silver internal tonearm wiring
  • Carbon fiber wand with coaxial damping
  • Adjustable Vertical Tracking Angle (VTA)
  • Adjustable Azimuth
  • Damped head-shell
  • Clamping yoke design that firmly couples the arm-tube to the bearing tube
  • Bearings at record height
  • Silicone-fluid trough with adjustable dip stick adjustment
  • Hardened and polished needle cones
  • Progressive anti-skating design
  • Sophisticated system of decoupled counter weights
  • Easy 3-screw installation, with no large VTA hole
  • Available in black or silver color
Specifications
Type: Avionic gimbal bearings design
Wand: Carbon Fiber
Effective Length: 250mm
Pivot-to-spindle distance: 233.5mm
Overhang: 16.5mm
Offset angle: 22°
Effective mass: 11g
Bearing offset angle: 22°

Tri-Planar


With over 55 years in research, design and production, Tri-Planar Ultimate tonearms continue to be rated among the world's best. Its unique and meticulously handcrafted dual-pivot design offers maximum adjustability and watch-like precision upon all three planes of geometry and provides unrivaled tracking, transparency, and resolution. All tonearms are engineered and assembled in Minneapolis, MN.


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You are cordially invited to experience Bliss. We are located in Minnetonka, MN on the Deephaven border. We accommodate visits by appointment only and give you our complete attention when you are here. You should expect to have the opportunity to listen to a reference-level system and being engaged in discussion so we learn how to best help guide you further along your journey.

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