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DetailsFeaturing an elliptical stylus profile for superb detail retrieval, the Ortofon Classic GM E MkII is a superb sounding moving coil cartridge of great dynamic ability. An evolution of the original moving coil cartridge design of the 1960's, but now with updated technology for even better performance. Ideally suited to any arm with the SME collet locking system.
Specifications Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec. 200 µV
Channel balance at 1 kHz < 1 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz > 20 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz > 10 dB
Frequency range at - 3dB 20-25.000 Hz
Frequency response 20-20.000 Hz + 3 / - 2 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force *) 65 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral 8 µm/mN
Stylus type Nude elliptical
Stylus tip radius r/R 8/18 µm
Tracking force range 3,0-5,0 g (30-50 mN)
Tracking force, recommended 4,0 g (40 mN)
Tracking angle 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance 6 Ohm
Recommended load impedance > 10 Ohm
Cartridge body material Grinded wood
Coilwire material High Purity Copper (OFC)
Cartridge colour Black
Cartridge weight 30 g
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Deliveries usually take 1-3 working days. The majority of orders are sent via our couriers'; Interlink Express on a next-day-delivery service. Smaller, low value or light-weight items are normally posted using Royal Mail Recorded or Royal Mail Special Delivery.
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Shipping Costs Mainland UK (Next-Day) Offshore/Out-of-reach (2-day)Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Isle of Man, Scottish Islands, Scilly Islands Republic of Ireland (2-day) Under £50 Orders £7.50 £12.50 £15.00 Over £50 Orders FREE £19.99 £29.99 Surcharge Orders £50.00 £69.99 £79.99 Saturday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A Sunday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A Saturday by 12 Delivery £35 N/A N/A
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Scottish Highlands Post Codes: AB30-38, AB41-42, AB44-56, FK17-99, G83, IV1-28, IV30-39, IV52-54, IV63, KW1-14, PA21-33, PA34-40, PH15-26, PH31-41, PH49-50
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Scilly Isles Post Codes: TR21, TR22, TR23, TR24, TR25
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