Two Armed Monster

Two Armed Monster

Postby JimTimP » Sat Dec 29, 2018 4:32 pm

Well, I finally did it. I added a second arm to my Prime Signature. And I did it without altering a thing.

I cut a 5/8" thick piece of black Delrin and made it into a clamp for the disc at the top of the rear left foot. I also used it for a platform to mount a JWM Tone Arm base. Checked the location with my Feickert Alignment protractor to assure the pivot point was in the correct position, and tightened the screw for the clamp. Now, I have two tonearms to align. What have I done!

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Re: Two Armed Monster

Postby adeep42 » Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:30 pm

That is just awesome!!!!!!!!!!
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Re: Two Armed Monster

Postby Brf » Sat Dec 29, 2018 5:54 pm

Very nicely done and welcome to the dual tonearm family. Mono cartride or just another stereo?
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Re: Two Armed Monster

Postby Mat » Sun Dec 30, 2018 12:56 am

Looks great! :)
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Re: Two Armed Monster

Postby MMMC » Sun Dec 30, 2018 7:03 am


Great job.

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Re: Two Armed Monster

Postby Letsmakeadeal » Mon Dec 31, 2018 5:17 pm

Very Nice! Have Fun setting them up...
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Re: Two Armed Monster

Postby Harry » Mon Jan 14, 2019 10:56 am

I am seriously impressed, that is a great DIY job. You will love having two arms even if it can be a pain in the *** , have fun.

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