Jelco TS-550S 9" Inch Tonearm


Jelco TS-550S 9" Inch Tonearm

Product no.: TS550S

In stock

£599.00
Price includes VAT, plus delivery

JELCO TS 550 S - Tonearm  Oil Damped Static Balance

Supplied with Headshell &  Jelco RCA High End Tonearm Cable

Arms designed and manufactured in Japan. An exceptional price quality ratio. 'Set-Up' easy, smooth and pleasant use. Exemplary finish. Compatible with most  turntables and MM and MC MI Cartridgess. 

Supplied with all necessary accessories for mounting - l, counterweight, oil, mounting template, user manual. 

Jelco  unquestionably offers the best value for money  reading  and phono cables on today's global market.  

A range that offers incredible performance, for a price defying any competition.

Ultra-precise micro-mechanisms, that is the secret of the technology of the company ICHIKAWA JEWEL, founded in 1920 by Y.ICHIKAWA. 2018 is the h year of Ichikawa's 98th birthday.

The tonearm designed and manufactured in Japan. An exceptional price quality ratio.

Easy assembly, smooth and pleasant use. Exemplary finish.

Jelco have been in business since 1920 and have manufactured tone-arms for the world's biggest-name turntable producers. Manufacturers that have marketed Jelco arms under their own names include Koetsu, Sumiko, Audioquest, Linn, Oracle, Ariston, Roksan, Revolver, Mission and Graham. In fact, Jelco manufactured the famous Sumiko MMT and the Linn Ittock II. 

 

9 inch oil damp static balance type with headshell

Simple mechanism is excellent for sound reproduction

the tonearm geometry allows for a Baerwald amendments which is IEC recommended
new type of counterweight equipped to handle 17 to 34 gram cartridge with headshell installed

Excellent tonearm with variable counterweight for pickup/headshell combinations from 17-35g. Successor of the proven SA-750. This classical S-shaped radial arm ist characterized by outstanding workmanship and versatility. The detachable headshell with SME connector simplifies mounting and changing pickups; the optional oil damping allows additional system fine tuning.

Technical data TS 550 S
| S-shaped 9" tonearm, statically balanced
| Device for oil damping
| Effective length: 232/303mm
| Overhang: 18/13mm
| Pickup/headshell weight range: 17-35g
| Height adjustment: 38-60mm
| Anti-skating
| Removable headshell with high-strength SME screw cap
| Internal wiring: Original Jelco with DIN coupling
| Delivery without tonearm cable - Please order separately!
| Color: chrome/black
| Length optionally:
- 9 inches/9" (TS 550 S)

 

Supplied with Headshell &  Jelco RCA High End Tonearm cable select Straight or 90 Degree @ checkout also with XLR connections

Also with Vertere Reference Cables  D-FI & Pulse-B

No Cartridge Supplied - we can offer a Large Selection of MC/MM/MI Cartridges to Suit

 

 

Model TS-550L TS-550S TS-350L TS-350S
color black + chrome   black + chrome   black + chrome   black + chrome  
Effective length 
(from the tonearm pivot to stylus point)
303mm 232mm 303mm 232mm
Distance of the tonearm pivot to spindle 290mm 214mm 290mm 214mm
Overhang (spindle to stylus point) 13mm 18mm 13mm 18mm
Offset angle 17.7 ° 23.75 ° 17.7 ° 23.75 °
Tracking error angle + 1.45 ° - 0.85 ° + 1.96 ° - 1.03 ° + 1.45 ° - 0.85 ° + 1.96 ° - 1.03 °
Horizontal sensitivity (first action inner wire free) 30mg 30mg 30mg 30mg
Vertical sensitivity (first action inner wire free) 30mg 30mg 30mg 30mg
Suitable cartridge weight range INCLUDING HEADSHELL 17 - 34gr 17 - 34gr 17 - 34gr 17 - 34gr
Oil damping YES YES NO NO
Range of height adjustment-distance           38 - 60mm 38 - 60mm 38 - 60mm 38 - 60mm


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