Here is one used Ortofon MC Rondo Red stereo cartridge in very good condition with low hours of use, around 200 hours on the stylus.
The Rondo Red has a very fine polished elliptical diamond mounted on a cylindrical aluminum cantilever. Recommended load around 100 Ohm or even higher if added “air“ might be preferred.
Here are the specs:
Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec. 0,5 mV
Channel balance at 1 kHz - 2 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz - 22 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz - 15 dB
Frequency range at - 3dB - 20-30.000 Hz
Frequency response - 20-20.000 Hz ±2 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force - 80 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral - 15 µm/mN
Stylus type - Nude Elliptical on Aluminium cantilever
Stylus tip radius - r/R 8/18 µm
Tracking force range - 2-2,5 g (20-25 mN)
Tracking force, recommended - 2,3 g (23 mN)
Tracking angle - 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance - 6 Ohm
Recommended load impedance - 10-200 Ohm
Cartridge body material - Grinded wood/Resin comp.
Cartridge colour - Red
Cartridge weight - 10,5 g
This will ship in the original packaging and will be double boxed for safe delivery.
Current new price is $639 USD.
Now only $195 USD plus $18 shipping and handling within USA or Canada.
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