Ortofon Cadenza Red MC Cartridge - Soundsmith Rebuild - Zero Hours
Ortofon Cadenza Red MC cartridge that was just rebuilt by Soundsmith in NY State.
The cartridge has a new aluminum cantilever and nude elliptical stylus. There is zero play time on the cartridge since receiving back from Soundsmith.
Included is a screwdriver, a stylus cleaning brush, some headshell leads.
We will double box to assure safe arrival.
Here are the specs from the Ortofon website;
Output voltage at 1 kHz 5 cm/sec - 0.45 mV
Channel balance - < 1.5 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz - > 23 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz - > 15 dB
Frequency response 20 Hz - 20 kHz - +3/-1
Tracking ability at 315 Hz at recommended tracking force *) - 80 μm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral - 12 μm/mN
Stylus type - Nude Fine Line on Alu cantilever
Stylus tip radius - r/R 8/40 μm
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 - 50-500 Ohm
Cartridge body material - Stainless steel Aluminium
Cartridge colour - Red/Black
Cartridge weight - 10.7 g