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Hadcock GH228 Super 'D' Type
9" Tone-arm


Hadcock GH228 Super ‘D’ Type

9" Tone-arm

This quality brand tonearm is in excellent physical condition and full working order. Unipivot Bearing is fine, geometry is spot-on and full signal continuity from head-shell tags to RCA plugs.

The following information is from the excellent vinylengine.com website:-

The GH 228 is a lightweight 9-inch design with offset counterweight for lateral balance adjustment and falling weight anti-skate. Optional GH uni-lift can be fitted for damped cueing control.


• Overall length: 289.6mm
• Height: 43 to 90mm
• Pivot stem length to top of arm: 86.4mm
• Pivot to stylus point: 228.6mm
• Pivot to centre of turntable: 212.85mm
• Offset angle: 23 degrees
• Rear overhang: 60.9mm
• Bearing friction: 6mg
• Length of leads: 1219mm
• The GH Uni-lift mk3 is the ideal companion to this arm

Subjectively the GH228 was credited with a sense of openness and clarity, a feature on which all listeners commented and were impressed with. It was effective in providing some perspective to music rather than shrouding it in a veil of colouration - Noel Keywood HFN 1978.

The last two pictures are from the 1980 Hi-Fi Year Book.


Free P&P to anywhere in the world (Registered and Insured)

Payment accepted via PayPal, Bank Transfer, Personal Cheque or cash on collection.


Please contact us either by telephone on 01883 340073
or by sending and email to enquiries@retrotechaudio.co.uk
if you are interested in purchasing this item.


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