TA-1000 NEO

Acoustic Signature

A well thought-out tone­arm tube con­cept, an excel­lent bea­ring and the best mate­rials: with our TA‑1000 NEO you defi­nitely don’t give away any sound poten­tial – not even on turn­tables that cost many times more. The TA-1000 NEO, avai­lable as 9 inch and 12 inch model, comes with high-quality Mogami cab­ling and is not only a fan­tastic match for Acoustic Signa­ture turntables.

TA-1000 NEO in silver

TA-1000 NEO in black

TA-1000 NEO in gold

TA-1000 NEO in silverblackgold

Special features:

  • Tonearm with dual-layer carbon armtube
  • Low resonance, rigid tube design
  • Available as 9″ and 12″ version
  • Excellent tracking results due to precision miniature ball bearings
  • Better rigidity and smooth operation due to stainless steel tonearm axis design
  • Internal studio-quality copper wiring by Mogami
  • Supplied with external Audioquest 5-pin copper phono cable (RCA)
  • Counterweight made of brass
  • Adjustable VTA & azimuth
  • Anti-skating weight
  • Rega- and SME-type mounting versions
  • 5-year warranty (with registration)

5 year warranty

Handmade in Germany

Bearing and axis

Bearing and axis

The TA‑1000 NEO tonearm has excel­lent tracking abili­ties because of a pre­cision minia­ture ball bea­ring. The stain­less steel tone­arm axis design leads to a high rigi­dity and very smooth operation.

Headshell & wiring

Headshell & wiring

Close view on the TA‑1000 NEO’s head­shell with head­plate. The internal wiring by Mogami is made of cop­per and has studio quality. The tone­arm is supplied with an exter­nal RCA phono cable by Audioquest.



The TA‑1000 NEO is a tone­arm with a dual-layer car­bon arm­tube which has low reso­nance and a rigid tube design.

Base mount

Base mount

The instal­lation possi­bili­ties are flexible: There is a choice of a base mount for Rega or SME type moun­ting which is sup­plied with the tone­arm.

Technical data

Available sizes:9″ version,
12″ version
Length:293 mm (9″ version),
370 mm (12″ version)
Effective length:239.3 mm (9″ version),
309 mm (12″ version)
Mounting distance
(from pivot to center of platter):
222 mm (9″ version),
295.8 mm (12″ version)
Total weight:439 g (9″ version),
442 g (12″ version)
Effective mass:9.3 g (9″ version),
12.3 g (12″ version)
Tilt angle
(depends on cartridge):
23.9° (9″ version),
12.1° (12″ version)
Overhang:17.3 mm (9″ version),
13.2 mm (12″ version)
Cartridge balance range:4 to 16 g
Tonearm mounting versions:Rega style,
SME style
Armtube:Dual-layer carbon
Signal cable material:Copper wiring by Mogami
Phono cable:Phono cable
by Audio­quest
Connectors:5-pin to RCA/ground connector

Available finishes

Tonearm:Black (anodized, optional: counter weight 24K gold-plated),
Silver (anodized),
24K gold-plated

Package contents

  • TA-1000 NEO tonearm
  • Counter weight
  • Adjustment template
  • Phono­ cable
  • Additional weight
  • Base mount
  • Screws
  • Anti-skating weight
  • Toolset
  • Instruction manual


5 year warranty

TA-1000 NEO in 24K gold-plated finish

Gold plated

The TA-1000 NEO is also available in an upgraded 24K gold-plated finish version. This option makes the tonearm a perfect match for the Acoustic Signature turn­tables with gold-plated Silencer modules.


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