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Charisma Audio MC-1 Moving Coil Cartridge



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Original retail price was $1,100

The cartridge is 2 years old, in excellent condition and I am the original owner. 250 hours use. Meticulously cared for. Has been mounted to an Origin Live Encounter tonearm on a SOTA Sapphire TT since new (carefully balanced and aligned w/ a Feickert Protractor). Basic mounting hardware & owner’s manual included.

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Cartridge Weight: 12 g
Cartridge body: aluminium
Cantilever: titanium alloy
Stylus: super fine line contact nude diamond Vertical Tracking Angle: 20 degrees
Coil: pure iron crossed-coil with 6N OCC copper Output Voltage: 0.4 mV at 3.54 cm/sec.
Internal Impedance: 13 ohms
Frequency Response: 20 – 20,000 Hz ± 1 dB Channel Balance: better than 0.5 dB
Channel Separation: better than 30 dB Dynamic Compliance: 10 um/mN Recommended Loading: 100 – 1,000 ohms Recommended Tracking Force: 2.0 g ± 0.1 g Tracking Ability at 315 Hz / 2 g: 80 uM Recommended Tonearm Mass: medium Break-in Period: 50 hours

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Charisma Audio




Made in Canada




Excellent (7/10)


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