4Point 9 is shorter version of 4Point tonearm. Due its 9 inch lenght and lack of VTA tower makes this tonearm lighter and smaller thus capable of fitting on most suspended turntables.
All 4P9 has sapphire/ruby cup bearings fitted since its introduction and all 4P11 and 4P14 since July 1st 2018.
HIFI+ review 9/2019 #175 link
AEA 2020 JAPAN: Analog Disc category:
AEA 2019 Japan: Analog player category: 4P9+ Stabi S
HIFI+ review: Jan 2018 #155: 4Point 9:The best tonearm ever? Link to review.
HIFI + award 2017: best tonearm is 4Point 9
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|Effective lenght||229 mm|
|Arm mount distance||212 mm|
|Spindle to pivot distance||212 mm|
|Bearing type||4 points (sapphire-transparent / ruby-red cups / steel pivots-see modification note for 4P11 or 4P14)|
|Effective mass||13 g|
|Total mass||920 g|
|Offset angle||23 deg|
|Max cartridge mass||35 g|
|Detachable headshell||Yes ( three dots)|
|Optional connectors||XLR,5 Pin|