Ortofon Quintet Red MC Cartridge

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Features an Elliptical diamond which is cut and polished to Ortofon’s standards.

This entry-level MC cartridge has very high price-to-performance ratio and is a perfect all-rounder for the newcomers to the world of Moving Coil cartridges.

Technical data
Output voltage at 1 kHz 5 cm/sec0.5 mV
Channel balance< 1.5 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz> 21 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz> 14 dB
Frequency range at -3 dB20 - 25.000Hz
Frequency response 20-20.000 Hz+/-2.5 dB
Tracking ability at 315 Hz at recommended tracking force *)65 μm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral15 μm/mN
Stylus typeElliptical
Stylus tip radiusr/R 8/18 μm
Tracking force range2.1-2.5 g (21-25 mN)
Tracking force recommended2.3 g (23 mN)
Tracking angle20º
Internal impedance, DC resistance7 Ohm
Recommended load impedance>20 Ohm
Cartridge body materialABS/Aluminium
Coil wire materialCopper
Cartridge colourRed
Cartridge weight9 g
*) Typical value

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