Ortofon DS-3 - high-precision digital tonearm balance (stylus pressure gauge for perfect adjustment for pickups)

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    excellent high-precision digital tonearm balance for turntables
    perfect for the adjustment of cartridges
    for the ideal alignment of your record player - guaranteed simple application
    4 digit LCD display with backlight
    capacity 0 g up to 5 g (0 - 50 mN) with a variance of ±0,002 g
    auto calibration function
    auto off after 60 seconds
    manufactured by the quality brand Ortofon
    we are specialized dealer for Ortofon hifi products - your authorized dealer in Leipzig

Product Description

Ortofon DS-3 - a high precision digital stylus pressure gauge!

DS-3 is a new lightweight compact digital stylus pressure gauge model. The DS-3 is a miniature ultra precision non-magnetic instrument that tunes your tonearm to the highest possible degree. The DS-3 scale is factory pre-calibrated for high accuracy measurements with the tolerance of +/-0.01 g.

It is ideal for any music lover with a valuable turntable system.

The best tool for determination of the weight bearing.

The Ortofon precision balance allows a very simple and precise adjustment of bearing weight.

With this new digital tonearm balance, Ortofon wants vinyl lovers to make the installation and adjustment of their pickup systems particularly simple and deliver the most accurate results.

How to use the DS-3

Turn on the device by pressing ON button. The display will show 0000.

Press the UNIT button to select the measurement unit. The default setting is gram/g.

Place the stylus on the measurement plate on the right side of the device. Display will start blinking. It will stop blinking when the measurement is completed. The value displayed on the screen is the stylus pressure.

The display screen will automatically dim to saving mode after 5 seconds of inactivity and turn off after 60 seconds of inactivity.

When a battery runs out, a LO indicator will flash on the screen. Then please replace both batteries.

Safety Instructions

Protect the device against high temperatures, dust and humidity.

Carefully lower the measurement object on the measurement plate.

Operating temperature range +10° - +30°C.

Do not place objects weighting more than 200 g on the measurement plate.

Do not place the device on an uneven surface, it may result in not accurate measurements.

Discover your own personal sound experience

In our living room studio "Klangvilla" in Leipzig we feature more Ortofon products which are at all times ready for presentation. You will have the option to be explained and demonstrated also other high-quality high-end devices by our sales manager who will be available for you. We can also recommend the appropriate wiring and other high quality Hi-Fi accessories. Simply arrange a consultation or demonstration with our sales manager for home hi-fi.

Technical Data

Specifications - Ortofon - DS-3 - high-precision digital tonearm balance
Hersteller / Manufacturer: Ortofon
Produktname / Product name: DS-3
Produkttyp / Product type: hochpräzise digitale Tonarmwaage / high-precision digital tonearm balance
Empfindlichkeit / Sensitivity: 0,01 g
Betriebsgewichtsbereich / Operational weight range: 0,1 g bis/to 200 g
Maßeinheiten / Weighting modes: Gramm, Unze, Pennyweight & Karat / gram, ounce, pennyweight & carat
Anzeige / Display: LCD-Bildschirm mit Hintergrundbeleuchtung / LCD screen with back lighting
Automatische Abschaltung/ Automatic off function: nach 60 Sekunden / after 60 seconds
Batterie / Battery: 2 x AAA Ersatzbatterien / 2 x AAA replacement cells
Batteriespannung / Battery voltage: 1,5 V
Umgebungstemperatur / Operating temperature: + 10 °C - + 30 °C
Farbe / Colour: silber / silver
Maße (LxHxB)/ Dimensions (LxHxW): 120,0 cm x 17,0 cm x 60,0 cm
Gewicht / Weight: 70 Gramm / 70 grams

Scope of Delivery

  • 1 x Ortofon - high-precision digital tonearm balance (stylus pressure gauge for perfect adjustment for pickups)
  • 2 x AAA batteries
  • 1 x user guide

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