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Audio Technica OC9 XSL MC Cartridge

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Audio Technica OC9 XSL  MC Cartridge

Audio-Technica’s AT-OC9 XSL Cartridge features a special line contact stylus embedded into a low-profile solid boron cantilever, ensuring the music signals read by the tip of the stylus are transmitted reliably to the coils. The cartridge’s “VC mold” design ensures stability and rigidity while the dual moving coil offers excellent stereo separation and improved frequency response for long-lasting performance. The use of PCOCC wire (Pure Copper by Ohno Continuous Casting), a special copper with virtually no transverse crystal barriers to impede signal transmission, perfects the performance of the advanced dual coil design.

Features Audio Technica AT OC9 XSL Cartridge:
- Flagship model with extremely high-quality sound
- Builds on the characteristics of the critically acclaimed AT-OC9ML/II
- Special line contact stylus and solid boron cantilever with a 0.26 mm diameter
- Neodymium magnet and permendur yoke significantly increase magnetic energy
- PCOCC used for coils and terminal pins
- Dual moving coil with high separation and wide response
- VC mold for minimizing unnecessary vibration
- Rugged body dedicated to achieving a design with increased rigidity

SPECIFICATIONS  AT-OC9 XSL Moving Coil Cartridge:
VERTICAL TRACKING FORCE: 1.88-2.2 grams (standard: 2.0 grams)
RECOMMENDED LOAD IMPEDANCE: Min. 100 ohms (when head amplifier is connected)
OUTPUT: 0.4 mV (at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec)
CHANNEL BALANCE: 0.5 dB (at 1 kHz)
STYLUS SHAPE: Line contact
CANTILEVER: 0.26 mm diameter solid boron
WEIGHT: 8,0 g