SME Series M2-9R
The Model M2-9R precision pick up arm developed, by popular demand, from the Model M2-12R offers the design and engineering excellence associated with SME Ltd in a more compact package.
As a member of the M2 family this arm is built by enthusiasts for enthusiasts and among its extensive features are included: Vertical and horizontal tracking adjustment, Tungsten balance weights housed in satin chromed brass sleeves. Double draw-pin detachable headshell with azimuth adjustment and height adjustment by thumb wheel enabling its use with wide range of both cartridges and turntables.
Series M2-9R Dimensions
A – Distance from pivot to stylus 233.20mm
B – Distance from pivot to turntable centre 215.40mm
C – Cartridge fixing centres 12.70mm
D – Offset angle 23.63°
E – Linear offset 93.47mm
F – Overhang 17.80mm
G – Height above mounting surface
H – Mounting surface to underside of headshell
J – Depth below mounting surface 46.0mm
K – Balance weight radial clearance 73.0mm
Internal constrained layer damps minute residual vibrations making the tone-arm acoustically inert.
Effective mass 9.50g
Cartridge balance range
Up to 38.0g (S2-R headshell)
Up to 46.0g (Plug-in heads)
Vertical tracking force VTF up to 5.0g
Maximum tracking error 0.013°/mm
Weight net 650.0g
1.2m balanced hybrid cable with
gold plated connectors