Ortofon Concorde QBERT Cartridge

Ortofon Concorde QBERT Cartridge

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Ortofon's QBERT cartridge was developed and designed by DJ Q-Bert himself, alongside the prestigious engineers at Ortofon. The Q bert provides phenomenal handing, high output voltage and has extremely low-wear characteristics that put this cartridge in a class of its own. The Q Bert has an unbeatable tracking ability and superior sonic characteristics. 

This cartridge is tailored especially to scratch and thanks to its massive output, it's able to retrieve the very best from the deepest grooves of your records, especially the lower, bassier frequencies. 



Output voltage at 1000Hz, 5cm/sec. 11mV
Channel balance at 1kHz 1.5dB
Channel separation at 1kHz 25dB
Frequency range at -3dB 20Hz - 18,000Hz
Frequency Response 20-18.000 Hz /- 3 dB
Tracking ability at 315 Hz
at recommmende tracking force
90 μm
Compliance, dynamic lateral 12 μm/m N
Stylus Type Spherical
Stylus tip radius R 18 μm
Tracking Force Range 2-4g (20-40 mN)
Tracking force recommended 3g (30mN)
Tracking angle 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance 1.680 Ohms
Internal inductance 920 mH
Recommended load resistance 47,000 Ohms
Recommended load capacitance 200-400pF
Cartridge weight 18.5

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Sunday Delivery £12.99 N/A N/A


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