Ortofon 2M Blue PNP Mk2 Integrated Cartridge & Headshell
Ortofon 2M Blue PNP Mk 2The new PNP Mk2 versions are lighter than the original PNPs. They can be used on the Technics 1200 without the auxiliary weight. Also a good match for the similar current Audio Technica and Pioneer tonearms
The 2M PNP headshell is a practical and elegant solution for our customers who wish direct and easy mounting and replacement on their tonearm. The combination of 2M PNP headshell and 2M Series cartridge adds unique distinction to the turntable!
Universal mount fitting a wide range of tonearms. The headshell body is manufactured from a special compound used for Medical industry, ensures high rigidity while reducing unwanted vibration Elegant hi-tech design Length 52mm. Headshell with a 2M cartridge pre-mounted provides correct Baerwald alignment with Ortofon TA-110/ TA-210 tonearms, likewise with the major part of tonearms with universal mount Nude elliptical diamond and split pole pins with copper wire 2M Blue adds more dynamics and resolution, sounds more open and reproduces more details than 2M Red Cartridge body used for the 2M Blue is manufactured from a newly-developed Lexan DMX clear blue, a revolutionary material which ensures high rigidity while eliminating unwanted resonances The 2M Series provides excellent compatibility when used in an assortment of playback systems and with a wide variety of phono preampsTechnical: 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: 20-25.000 Hz Frequency response: 20-20.000 Hz + 2 / - 1 dB Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force: 80 µm Compliance, dynamic, lateral: 20 µm/mN Stylus type: Nude 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 Weight with a 2M cartridge pre-mounted: 20g Replacement stylus unit: 2M Blue (interchangeable with 2M Red and 2M Silver)