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Grado Prestige Series Blue2 1/2" Cartridge

Model Number: Grado Blue2 1/2
Web Code: 12337820

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Overview

The Prestige Series by Grado is designed for high output and excellent stability under severe use. A considerable tip mass reduction results in a frequency response to 55 kHz and beyond and tracking forces from 1-2 grams. Acclaimed by experts as virtually the finest pickups in the world at their price. All styli in the Prestige series are user replaceable. 
$160.99

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Overview

The Prestige Series by Grado is designed for high output and excellent stability under severe use. A considerable tip mass reduction results in a frequency response to 55 kHz and beyond and tracking forces from 1-2 grams. Acclaimed by experts as virtually the finest pickups in the world at their price. All styli in the Prestige series are user replaceable. 

• You Deserve Prestige: The Prestige Series by Grado is designed for high output and excellent stability under severe use. A considerable tip mass reduction results in a frequency response to 50 kHz and beyond and tracking forces from 1-2 grams. Acclaimed by experts as virtually the finest pickups in the world at their price. Prestige models available in both 1/2" mount and P-mount. All styli in the Prestige series are user replaceable.

• Sounding Better Than Ever: The Grado Prestige2 series of cartridges features a resonance-optimized chassis and higher-purity copper wiring in the coils. Sonically, they exhibit better low-level resolution and heightened overall transparency - a noticeable improvement over their predecessors - while maintaining the signature Grado sound that we've all come to adore. Furthermore, on the Prestige2 series, Grado purports "excellent tonal balance, dynamics and realism for a most rewarding reproduction of vocals and acoustic instruments."

• Frequency Response: 10-55

• Principal: MI

• Channel Separation at 1KHz: 30

• Input Load: 47K

• Output at 1KHz 5CM/sec.: 5mV

• Recommended Tracking Force: 1.5

• Stylus Type: E

• Inductance: 45mH

• Resistance: 475

• Compliance CUs: 20

• Stylus Replacement: U

• Mounting: S/P

• Weight: 5.5

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