Irox Blue Cartridge

by SoundSmith

$999.95
OR

Unbreakable. Really. We wouldn't say it if it weren't true. The industry has long waited for an unbreakable cartridge solution that plays with outstanding authority. Wait no more. Made in  the USA. Rebuild Price? ~  $180 ~ Less Than 20% of MSRP, as always ! - The Irox Blue  features a 2 year warranty to the original owner.

Soundsmith introduces two levels of performance in “unbreakable” designs. A perfect solution for heavy duty use, parties, institutions, and anywhere there is a potential handling issue or danger of misuse.

Enter the IROX series. High and Ultra-high performance from a low mass moving iron design that will make you a believer.

Also available in dual-coil mono.

Specifications

  • Cartridge Type:  Special Order
  • Output:  High 
  • Available As Dual Coil Mono:  Yes 

Additional Specifications 

  • Type: Fixed Coil / Moving Iron
  • Mount: Standard ½”
  • Stylus: Elliptical Titanium Bonded, 0.20 mm round
  • Radius of Curvature: 6 x 17 µm
  • Cantilever: Aluminum Alloy
  • Recommended Tracking Force: 2.0 - 2.5 g
  • Effective Tip Mass: 0.55 mg
  • Compliance: 10 µm/mN
  • Frequence Response: 20 - 20,000 Hz ± 2.5 dB
  • Channel Separation @ 1000 Hz: > 26 dB
  • Channel Separation @ 50 - 15,000 Hz: > 20 dB
  • Channel Difference: < 1.6 dB
  • Output Voltage @ 5cm/sec: > 2.12 mV (HIGH)
  • DC Resistance (DCR): 680Ω
  • Coil Inductance per channel: 190 mH
  • Suggested Preamp Gain: 38 - 44 dB
  • Cartridge Weight: 10.25 g
  • Recommended Load Resistance: ≥ 47kΩ
  • Recommended Load Capacitance: n/a

Soundsmith Irox Blue Cartridge

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