Ortofon SPU Style Moving Coil Cartridge - Mono CG 65 DI MKII

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The SPU Mono CG 65 Di MkII for the playback of early 65 µm mono and 78 rpm recordings

The Mono CG 65 Di MkII is an SPU-style Moving Coil cartridge with a spherical stylus profile. The CG 65 Di MkII provides an authentic method of playing back these early recordings with a remarkable level of sonic accuracy, regardless of the materials used to manufacture these discs.

This cartridge features a 1.5mV output, which makes it suitable for use with a variety of medium-gain moving coil transformers. Ortofon ST-M25 moving coil transformer is designed exclusively for the SPU Mono CG 25 Di MkII and SPU Mono CG 65 Di MkII.

Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec.1.5 mV
Frequency response 20-15.000 Hz + 3/- 1 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force *) > 60 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral 7 µm/mN
Stylus typeSpherical
Stylus tip radius R 65 µm
Tracking force range4.0-5.0 g (40-50 mN)
Tracking force, recommended 4.5 g (45 mN)
Tracking angle20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance 6 ohm
Recommended load impedance > 100 ohm
Cartridge body material Ground wood and resin composite
Coilwire materialHigh Purity Copper (OFC)
Cartridge colourBlack matte
Cartridge weight 37 g