Based on the uni-pivot design Graham has perfected over the past 20 + years, the Elite uses the point down damped uni-pivot bearing manufactured to spec in Switzerland, Magneglide stabilizer/azimuth adjuster, calibrated VTA adjustability with built-in spirit level, detachable arm wand in 9″, 10″ and 12″ lengths with Grahams cartridge alignment gauge.
The Elite has a new, larger bearing housing for better resonance control with updated internal wire, larger diameter arm wand with updated internal wire, newly designed decoupled counterweight, straight DIN plug at base of the arm, new CA-9 height-adjustable cartridge alignment gauge available for 9, 10 or 12″ arms, new IC-90 tonearm cable.
Stay tuned for more information regarding these new tonearms and details about scheduling upgrades for older Phantom series arms to the Phantom III. Field upgrades for older Phantom series arms include the Elite or Phantom III arm-wands.
Graham Phantom Elite 9" $13,000, extra armwand $1500
Graham Phantom Elite 10" $13,500, extra armwand $2000
Graham Phantom Elite 12" $13,900, extra armwand $2500