Repair, restoration, rewiring and service for tonarms


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We repair, refurbish and rebuild tonearms of following manufacturers:

  • SME
  • Ortofon
  • EMT
  • Fidelity Research
  • Ikeda
  • other tonearms on request.

Expert for SME tonearms 3009/3012

For the SME 3009/3012 tonearms from SME, we offer a fix service rate. The service rate is 159,00 Euro (133,61 EUR excl. 19% VAT). This flat charge covers all work for service, restoration and / or repair of an SME tonearm from the 3000 series and is plus material, spare parts and bronze tweaks as necessary plus shipping costs.  We use only original spare parts from SME-England for repair and restauration. Generally we create a no obligation free quote before repairing/restauration for you.

Please note: These service charge for SME 3009/3012 applies only to tonearms in a normal age-based condition. Tonearms in very bad condition and / or for tonearms which have been damaged by improper repair attempts are excluded from the service charge.


The service for SME tonearms 3009/3012 includes:

  • the complete disassembly and a professional 2-stage cleaning
  • preparation and restoration of ball bearings
  • Cleaning, lubrication and precise adjustment of the horizontal bearing
  • Rewiring of the tonearm wire inside with Pure Silver Hair Wire (exclude tonearm wire)
  • precise mounting and adjustment of the tonearm
  • the installation and adjustment of the bronze tweaks like bronze knife edge bearing, bronze groundplate, RCA Conversion Kit etc.


For Tonarme of other manufacturers we can also create a quote for the repair or restoration for you on request.

Through our own fine mechanical workshop, equipped among other tools and maschines with lathes and milling machines we can produce spare parts that are no longer available and to fulfill special requests as required.