2mm Arm height adjustment spacer - universal.
Lower cost version of the 2mm stainless spacer. Laser
cut from 2mm aluminium and anodised black. Fits all Rega three point tonearms
including the 2016 range of Planar turntables.
This spacer replaces the previous plastic spacer and offers
better performance and support for the tonearm.
Some other manufacturers cartridges may have a deeper
body than Rega cartridges, these will sometimes require the use of the three
point spacer to allow clearance of the rear of the cartridge from the
When Rega arms are fitted to turntables from other
manufacturers it may be necessary to add our Rega arm spacers to achieve the
correct arm height.
Note: On Rega turntables spacers should not be
necessary unless you are you using an exceptionally deep bodied cartridge
from another manufacturer.
Arm height or V.T.A adjustment can be a
controversial subject. Rega believes that the integrity of the
arm fixing onto the arm mounting board is much more important than the
questionable facility of arm adjustment. The arm should be reasonably parallel
to the record surface or slightly lower at the mounting. The only time a spacer
is necessary to raise the arm height is if the rear of a cartridge is hitting
the record whilst playing.