Jelco TS-550L 12" Static-balance oil damping tonearm
One point cross suspension system.
Oil damp system equipped, and this main purpose is to improve bass performance, and protect record disc damage from jumping stylus.
Simple mechanism create good reproduction sound.
The tonearm geometry allows for a Baerwald alignments which is IEC recommendations.
This universal type counterweight can be used from 17 to 34 grs cartridge weight including head shell.
TS-550L is fitted with a standard head shell and can easily be changed with other standard head shell (cartridge).
Bearing System: One point cross suspension
Effective length (from the tonearm pivot to stylus point): 303 mm
Distance of the tonearm pivot to spindle: 290 mm
Overhang (spindle to stylus point): 13 mm
Offset angle: 17.7°
Tracking error angle: +1.45° -0.85°
Horizontal sensitivity (first action, inner wire free): 30 mg
Vertical sensitivity (first action, inner wire free): 30 mg
Suitable cartridge weight with head shell: 17~34 gr
Effective mass: 9.0 gr
Range of height adjustment (distance between the arm base bottom and center of the arm pipe): 38~60 mm
Additional function: Oil Damping