Second models from the Japanese brand Glanz, both the MH-9Bt and MH-10Bt tonearm are high effective mass tonearms which we recommend pairing with the following cartridges brand : Audio Technica, Koetsu, Miyajima Labs, Mutech, My Sonic Lab, Phasemation, Sculpture A and of course the legendary Ortofon SPU and Denon DL-103.
Tonearm supplied with headshell and includes a tonearm cable.
- The arm pipe and vertical shaft parts (which greatly influence sound quality) are made from stainless steel.
- Along the main conduction tube we have reproduced a material close to stainless steel supplement, using brass with a tough chrome plating
- The fulcrum is strongly supported with radial bearings
- The inside force canceler, Arm Resting Device and Arm Lifting Device are insulated with ABS resin, and reduces reverberation distortion
|Total Length (*1)||252mm||277mm|
|Effective Length (*2)||229mm||254mm|
|Practical Length (*3)||214mm||239mm|
|Offset Angle||23 °||22 °|
|Adaptable cartridge weight(incl headshell）||16～43g||14～40g|
|Tracking weight range||0.25g (Minimum scale) – over 6g (3g/360 °rotation)|
|Adjustable height (*4)||41mm～|
|Headshell weight||12g (incl.screws and lead wires)|
|Shaft dimensions to mounting base||Φ16mm|
|Mounting hole size||Φ24mm|
|Fixing depth size||Up to t29mm (Another size is available)|
(*1) : From counter weight shaft end headshell terminal.
(*2) : From centre of tonearm Base to stylus tip.
(*3) : From centre of tonearm Base to centre of turntable)
(*4) : When the sub weight is attached, you can use a head shell and cartridge with a combined weight up to 40g.
(*5) : From plinth surface to horizontal height of arm tube