Getting Started Getting Started
Turn the power off when making the adjustments.
•Be very careful not to damage the stylus tip on the turntable
Set the anti-skating knob to “0”.
Lower the lifter lever and move the tone arm over the
For cartridges with removable stylus covers, remove the stylus
Balance the tone arm.
•Move the counterweight forward or backward so that the tone
arm is parallel to the turntable surface when you are not
Set the tone arm back on the armrest.
Holding the counterweight with a finger so that it
does not move, turn the stylus pressure adjustment
ring so that it’s “0” mark is lined up with the center
line of the tone arm’s rear shaft.
Turntable surface Tone arm Counterweight
(Weight too far to the back)
(Weight too far to the front)
Turn the counterweight in the direction of arrow “A”
and set to the appropriate stylus pressure for the
The appropriate stylus pressure for the included cartridge is 2.0
g (19.6 mN). Set to “2”.
Turn the anti-skating knob and set to the same value
as for the cartridge’s stylus pressure.
•The proper anti-skating value can be achieved.
Stylus pressure and anti-skating adjustment
Setting reference point