Project Replacement Tonearms
Below is a list of replacement tonearms, their model numbers, and the Pro-Ject turntables they were supplied on.
Though some turntables may use the same type of tonearm, it is important you select the right listing for your specific turntable. The model number allows you to ensure you select the right arm for your turntable.
Please Note: All tonearms are supplied pre-wired with internal cables. However, most tonearms are not supplied with any further accessories.
Elemental Tonearm (1944 191 420)
Pre-set 8.6” ultra low mass tonearm with straight arm tube.
Elemental Phono USB
Primary Phono USB
Debut II Tonearm (1944 191 030)
Aluminium tonearm designed for use on the Debut II.
Debut II Phono SB
Genie S-Shape Tonearm (1944 191 320)
Pro-Ject's affordable S-Shape arm, used mainly on the Genie 3.
RPM 1.3 Genie
Essential II Tonearm (1944 191 350)
Variant of the 8.6 tonearm, used for the Essential II
Essential II Phono USB
8.6 Tonearm (1944 191 160)
An advanced metal tonearm, designed for the Debut III and its variants.
Debut III/Esprit/Phono SB/ Phono USB
Debut S/E III
8.6U UniPivot Tonearm (1944 191 370)
A uni-pivot tonearm design unique to the original Essential turntable.
Essential Phono USB
VT-E Tonearm (1944 191 671)
Special version of the Elemental tonearm, designed for use on a vertical turntable.
VT-E BT R
VT-E BT L
9U UniPivot Tonearm (1944 191 390)
An elongated, and bulkier version of the 8.6U tonearm, only found on the Xperience Basic+.
8.6C (UK) Tonearm (1944 191 190)
A one-piece carbon fibre tonearm designed for the Xpression.
1 Xpression II
1 Xpression III
1 Xpression III Classic
1 Xpression III C
8.6CC Tonearm (1944 191 410)
A one-piece carbon fibre tonearm designed for the Debut Carbon.
Debut Carbon Phono USB
Debut Carbon Esprit
Debut Carbon Esprit SB
8.6CC Evolution Tonearm (1944 191 430)
Special smaller version of the Evolution tonearm, designed for the 1 Xpression Carbon.
1 Xpression Carbon
1 Xpression Carbon UKX
1 Xpression Carbon Classic
RPM 1 Carbon Tonearm (1944 191 490)
Aluminium and Carbon Fibre S-Shape tonearm for RPM 1 Carbon.
RPM 1 Carbon
RPM 3 Carbon Tonearm (1944 191 510)
Aluminium and Carbon Fibre S-Shape tonearm for RPM 3 Carbon.
RPM 3 Carbon