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Ortofon 2M Silver Cartridge

Ortofon
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The 2M Series of cartridges is designed for precise and accurate retrieval of the information in the record groove. Our philosophy is to play the record sound as accurate as possible, with minimal coloration.

  • Universal mount fitting a wide range of tonearms
  • Exclusive plug-and-play solution
  • An improved engine, which provides an increased output of 5.5mV
  • Silver spools to the cartridge body; resulting in a new level of sound performance

The 2M series of cartridges feature Ortofon?s trademark split pole pins, an invention which enables moving magnet cartridges to have a flat frequency response, as with a moving coil cartridge. Split pole pins were invented by Ortofon, and were originally presented in the 500 series and Super OM series.
We have optimised the design of the 2M series for ease of mounting the cartridge, weight and size to fit the most common turntables at the market today. 2M Series provides excellent compatibility in an assortment of playback systems and with a wide variety of phono preamps.

The 2M Silver Series features:
? An improved engine, which provides an increased output of 5.5mV
? Elliptical diamond and split pole pins with a copper wire
? Silver spools to the cartridge body; resulting in a new level of sound performance.

The new 2M headshell is a practical and elegant solution for our customers who want direct and easy mounting and replacement on their tonearm. The combination of 2M Headshell and 2M Series cartridge adds a unique distinction to the turntable!

2M Headshell features:
? Universal mount fitting a wide range of tonearms
? The headshell body is manufactured from a special compound used by the Medical industry, ensuring high rigidity while reducing unwanted vibration
? Length 52mm. Headshell with a 2M cartridge pre-mounted provides correct Baerwald alignment with Ortofon TA-110/210, likewise with the major part of tonearms with universal mount
? Weight 16.9g, weight with a 2M cartridge pre-mounted 23g
? Exclusive plug-and-play solution

Weight 16.9 g
Dimensions 52 mm
Brand

Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec 5.5 mV
Channel balance at 1 kHz 1.5 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz 25 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz 15 dB
Frequency range at – 3dB 20-22,000 Hz
Frequency response 20-20,000 Hz + 3 / – 1 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force 70 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral 20 µm/mN
Stylus type Elliptical
Stylus tip radius r/R 8/18 µm
Tracking force range 1.6-2.0g (16-20 mN)
Tracking force, recommended 1.8 g (18 mN)
Tracking angle 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance 1.3 kOhm
Internal inductance 700 mH
Recommended load resistance; 47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance 150-300 pF
Cartridge colour, body/stylus Black/Blue
Cartridge weight 7.2 g
Replacement stylus unit 2M Silver (interchangeable with 2M Red )
Stylus protection guard 2M Silver