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Soundsmith Moving Iron low output Cartridges
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New Improved Low Output Series Series.. Some of our personal favorites!!

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Sussurro $4800

Stylus Contact Line Nude, 0.100mm SQ
Radius of curvature

OCL (Optimized Contour Contact Line)

SELECTED
Cantilever Ruby
Recommended Tracking force: 1.8 to 2.2 Grams
Effective tip mass 0.30 mg
Compliance 10µm/mN (low compliance)
Frequency response 20-20,000 Hz ± 1.0 dB
Channel Separation
(stereo only) 1000 Hz >34 dB
50-15,000 >25 dB
Channel difference <0.5 dB (Stereo)
<1.0 dB (Mono)
Output @5 cm/sec. 0.3 mV
Retipping Cost $550
Cartridge weight 8.79 Grams
Load: 470 Ohm model now available; Loading range 300-800 Ohms recommended load


Hyperion $7500

Stylus Contact Line Nude, 0.100mm SQ
Radius of curvature

Selected Diamond shapes: CL or Optimized (OCL)
Cantilever Hand formed/treated selected Cactus "Spine"
Recommended Tracking force: 1.8 to 2.2 Grams
Effective tip mass 0.30 mg
Compliance

10µm/mN (low compliance)

(LT) 12µm/mN vertical/7µm/mN horizontal
Frequency response 20-20,000 Hz ± 1.0 dB
Channel Separation
(stereo only) 1000 Hz >36 dB (LT: > 34dB)
50-15,000 >25 dB
Channel difference <0.5 dB (Stereo)
<1.0 dB (Mono)
Output voltage:
5 cm/sec. Lat. RMS 0.3 mV
Cartridge weight 10.25 Grams
Load: 470 Ohm model now available; Loading range 300-800 Ohms recommended load