Audio Technica AT120E MM Phono Cartridge

Audio Technica AT120E MM Phono Cartridge

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Audio Technica is a quality audio component manufacturer, having designed and developed some of the most critically acclaimed headphones, turntables and cartridges on the market since their establishment in 1962. AT build products under a common design philosophy, to provide the most durable and high performing equipment at the best possible price.
The Audio Technica AT120E cartridge is a high-quality budget moving-magnet cartridge featuring a nude elliptical stylus. The AT120E/T moving magnet cartridge features Audio Technica’s Vector-Aligned Dual Magnet design and exclusive Paratoroidal Signal Generator. This unique signal generating system is composed of a unified, laminated coil core wound with a single piece of wire. Internal mechanical and electrical connections are eliminated, minimising magnetic losses and ensuring better signal transfer.


Type VM Dual Magnet 
 1/2” centers
Frequency Response 20 - 25,000 Hz
Channel Separation  28 dB (1 kHz) 
Output Channel Balance  1.0 dB (1 kHz) 
 Output Voltage 4.0 mV (at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec) 
Vertical Tracking Angle   20°
Vertical Tracking Force Range  1.0 to 1.8 g (standard 1.4 g) 
Stylus Shape
Stylus Size 0.3 x 0.7 mil 
 Stylus Construction Nude Round Shank 
Cantilever  Aluminium Pipe 
Coil Impedance 3,200 ohms (1 kHz)
Coil Inductance 490 mH (1kHz)
Static Compliance 35 x 10-6cm dyne
Dynamic Compliance 10 x 10-6cm / dyne (100Hz)
Recommended Load Impedance 47,000 ohms
Recommended Load Capacitance 100-200 pF
Dimension 17.3 (H) x 16.0 (W) x 28.2 (L)
Weight 6.5g
Replacement Stylus ATN120Eb
Accessories Included Non magnetic screw driver;
Anti-static stylus brush;
Two 8 mm installation screws;
Two 5 mm installation screws;
Two hexagonal nuts;
Two round nuts;
Four washers

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Sunday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A


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