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Cadenza Blue

Output voltage at 1 kHz 5 cm/sec – 0,5 mV
Channel balance – < 1,2 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz – > 23 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz – > 15 dB
Frequency range at -3 dB – 20 Hz – 50 kHz
Frequency response 20 Hz – 20 kHz – +2/-1
Tracking ability at 315 Hz at recommended tracking force *) – 80 μm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral – 12 μm/mN
Stylus type – Nude FG 70 on Ruby cantilever
Stylus tip radius – r/R 6/70
Tracking force range – 2,2-2,7 g (22-27 mN)
Tracking force recommended – 2,5 g (25 mN)
*) Typical value

Tracking angle – 20º
Internal impedance, DC resistance – 5 Ohm
Recommended load impedance – 50-200 Ohm
Cartridge body material – Stainless steel Aluminium
Cartridge colour – Blue/Black
Cartridge weight – 10,7 g

Quintet MC Bronze

Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec. – 0.3 mV
Channel balance at 1 kHz – < 1.2 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz – > 23 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz – > 15 dB
Frequency range at – 3dB – 20-25.000 Hz
Frequency response 20-20.000 Hz – +/-1.5 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force *) – 80 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral – 15 µm/mN
Stylus type – Nude Fine Line
Stylus tip radius – r/R 8/40 µm
Tracking force range – 2.1-2.5 g (21-25 mN)
Tracking force, recommended – 2.3 g (23 mN)
*) Typical value

Tracking angle – 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance – 5 Ohm
Recommended load impedance – > 20 Ohm
Cartridge body material – ABS/Aluminium
Coil wire material – Pure 4-nines copper
Cartridge colour – Bronze
Cartridge weight – 9 gram

2M Red $99

Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec.  –  5,5 mV
Channel balance at 1 kHz   –  1,5 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz  –  22 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz  –  15 dB
Frequency range at – 3dB  –  20-22.000 Hz
Frequency response  –  20-20.000 Hz + 3 / – 1 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force  –  70 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral  –  20 µm/mN
Stylus type  –  Elliptical
Stylus tip radius  –  r/R 8/18 µm
Tracking force range  –  1,6-2,0g (16-20 mN)
Tracking force, recommended  – 1,8 g (18 mN)
Tracking angle  –  20°

Internal impedance, DC resistance  –  1,3 kOhm
Internal inductance  –  700 mH
Recommended load resistance  –  47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance  –  150-300 pF
Cartridge colour, body/stylus  –  Black/Red
Cartridge weight  –  7,2 g
2M PnP MkII cartridge with integrated headshell weight  –  20 g
2M PnP MkII cartridge with integrated headshell length – 52 mm 


SPU #1 & E

Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec. – 0.18 mV
Channel balance at 1 kHz  –  1.5 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz  –  20 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz  –  10 dB
Frequency response – 20-25.000 Hz –  ± 3 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force *)  65 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral – 10 µm/mN
Stylus type – Spherical / Elliptical
Stylus tip radius – R 18 µm  / r/R 8/18 μm
Tracking force range – 3.0-5.0 g (30-50 mN)
Tracking force, recommended – 4.0 g (40 mN)
Tracking angle – 20°
*) Typical value

Internal impedance, DC resistance – 2 ohm
Recommended load impedance  > 10 ohm
Cartridge body material – Ground wood and resin composite
Coilwire material – High Purity Copper (OFC)
Cartridge colour – Shiny black 
Cartridge weight – 30 g