Absolutely superb low output moving coil cartridge from one of the best! Smooth, rich and extremely ear friendly, this MC is an audiphile's dream come true at a bargain price! Has about 500 hours on it, verified with a special stylus microscope at a dealer. Cantilever is perfectly straight-- never abused. Output is .26mV, so make sure your phono preamp has enough gain! (would require about 60db or more gain) Line contact stylus good for at least 2000 hours of wear, so plenty of wear left. Boron cantilever, tracks at 1.8 to 2.2 grams. Cartridge weighs 9.8 grams. Paypal adds 3%. If you're in Seattle area, I can set this up on most tables, using specialized alignment tools for FREE!