Naim ARO tonearm & Armageddon turntable power supply Specifications
Naim ARO: Unipivot tonearm. Overall length: 11.42" (290mm). Effective length: 9.055" (230mm). Pivot center to platter center: 8.27" (212.5mm). Overhang: 0.75" (18mm). Effective mass: 11gm. Optimal cartridge weight: 5.5-12gm (using standard counterweight; others available). Cartridge mounting height: 1.6-2.2" (40-56mm).
Price: $2000 (extra arm tops are $1100).
Naim Armageddon: High-current AC power supply (470VA) for the Linn LP-12 turntable. Designed for use with Basik (not Valhalla'd model), it can be fitted to the more expensive turntable if the motor is changed to a 60Hz synchronous motor, available from Linn as the Basik motor kit ($60).
Dimensions: 8.5" W by 3.5" H by 13" D.
Serial number of unit tested: 112779.
Common to both: Approximate number of retailers: 32.
Manufacturer: Naim Audio Ltd., Southampton Road, Salisbury, Wiltshire SP1 2LN, UK. Tel: (44) 1722-332266. Fax: (44) 1722-412034. US distributor: Naim Audio North America Inc., 2702 W. Touhy Avenue, Chicago, IL 60645. Tel: (312) 338-6262. Fax: (312) 338-6202. Web: www.naim-audio.com.