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Amethyst Cartridge (Nude Line-Contact Diamond)

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Sumiko's top of the line moving magnet model
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  • Sumiko's top of the line moving magnet (MM) model
  • nude line-contact diamond stylus
  • upgraded resonance-optimized housing 
  • according to Sumiko, this model competes with similarly priced MC models
  • hand-crafted in Japan
  • 0.5mm aluminum Pipe

" It’s shockingly quiet and thus transparent as can be, skillfully tracing even the most complicated passages your LP collection has to offer. Expect effortless dynamic handling, depth and clarity over a black background, impeccably realistic transience and images that leap from your soundstage but remain naturally positioned." - Sumiko


  • Cartridge Type: Moving Magnet
  • Output Voltage/Channel: 2.5mV @ 1kHz
  • Stylus Tip: 0.2x0.8mm Nude Line-Contact
  • Cantilever: Aluminum
  • Tracking Force: 1.8-2.2g
  • Frequency Response: 12Hz-35KHz
  • Channel Separation: 30dB/1KHz
  • Channel Balance: 0.5dB/1KHz
  • Compliance: 12x10-6mm/dyne
  • Load Impedance: 47kOhm
  • Cartridge Weight 6.5g
UPC: 844682008257

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