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Ortofon 2M Red Cartridge


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SKU: 2M Red
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The 2M series of cartridges feature Ortofon's trademark split pole pins, an Ortofon invention that enables moving magnet cartridges to have the flat frequency response of a moving coil cartridge. The 2M Red uses an improved engine, which provides an increased output of 5.5mV and features a tipped elliptical diamond.

  • Tipped Elliptical diamond and split pole pins with a copper wire
  • Universal mount fitting a wide range of tonearms.
  • The headshell body is manufactured from a special compound used for Medical industry, ensures high rigidity while reducing unwanted vibration
  • Elegant hi-tech design
  • Length 52mm. Headshell with a 2M cartridge pre-mounted provides correct Baerwald alignment with Ortofon TA-110/210, likewise with the major part of tonearms with universal mount  
  • Weight 16.9g, weight with a 2M cartridge pre-mounted 23g
Output voltage at 1000Hz, 5cm/sec: 5.5 mV
Channel balance at 1kHz: 1.5 dB
Channel separation at 1kHz: 22 dB
Channel separation at 15kHz: 15 dB
Frequency range at - 3dB: 20-22.000 Hz
Frequency response: 20-20.000 Hz + 3 / - 1 dB
Stylus type: Elliptical
Tracking force range: 1.6-2.0g (16-20 mN)
Tracking force, recommended: 1.8 g (18 mN)
Tracking angle: 20°
Recommended load resistance: 47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance: 150-300 pF
Cartridge colour, body/stylus: Black/Red
Cartridge weight: 7.2 g
Replacement stylus unit: 2M Red
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