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AT-ART9X Dual Moving Coil Cartridge
Featuring a special line contact stylus on a 0.28 mm diameter solid boron cantilever, the AT-ART9XI replaces the AT-ART9 as Audio-Technica’s flagship magnetic core MC cartridge.
- Audio-Technica’s flagship magnetic core moving coil cartridge
- Dual moving coils are aligned in an inverted V shape, providing high separation and wide response for clear sound localization and minimal distortion
- Special line contact stylus ensures faithful reproduction of the music signal, and the 0.28 mm diameter solid boron cantilever provides excellent response characteristics
- Neodymium magnet and permendur yoke significantly increase magnetic energy
- Specially designed magnetic circuit provides an output voltage of 0.5 mV (1 kHz, 5 cm/sec)
- PCOCC coils ensure high-fidelity transmission
- Machined aluminum base supports both the magnetic circuit and the vibration system, ensuring excellent playback stability
- Hybrid body of machined aluminum and high-rigidity plastic reduces undesirable parasitic resonance
- Threaded cartridge mounting holes allow easy installation to a headshell or integrated tonearm
|Cartridge & Stylus|
|Frequency Response||20-50,000 Hz|
|Channel Separation||30 (dB at 1 kHz)|
|Vertical Tracking Angle||20°|
|Recommended Load Impedance||Min. 100 ohms (when head amplifier connected)|
|Coil Impedance||12 ohms (1 kHz)|
|DC Resistance||12 ohms|
|Coil Inductance||25 µH (1 kHz)|
|Output Voltage||0.5 mV (1 kHz, 5 cm/sec.)|
|Output Channel Balance||0.5 dB (1 kHz)|
|Stylus Shape||Special line contact|
|Cantilever||0.28 mm diameter solid boron|
|Static Compliance||25 x 10-6 cm/dyne|
|Dynamic Compliance||15 x 10-6 cm/dyne (100 Hz)|
|Cartridge Weight||8.5 g (0.30 oz)|
|Dimensions||17.3 mm (0.68") H × 16.8 mm (0.66") W × 25.0 mm (0.98") D|
|Accessories Included||Accessories Included: Non-magnetic screwdriver; 2 washers; cartridge installation screws (M2.6) (5.0 mm × 2, 8.0 mm × 2, 10.0 mm x 2, 12.0 mm x 2); protector; brush|
|Notes||Note: moving coil cartridges require receivers or preamps with compatible inputs; their stylus assemblies are not field-replaceable.|
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