DaVa oil-damped wood tonearm

As requested, here’s a bit more info on the Darius Valiunas’ custom oil-damped hybrid DaVa tonearm with spring counterweight. In the photos, the simple oak version preparing to be shipped to an owner of a Dava’s FC A1 filed coil cartridge. These tonearms are produced in limited quantities.


  • adjustable height
  • Wiring with six wires
  • oil-damped 
  • pivot point to spindle 319,7mm
  • Effective length 332mm
  • Overhang 12,24
  • Horizontal effective mass 30 gr, can lift cartridges to 40 gr
  • For cartridges 2-8 DIN compliance