Ortofon OM ARKIV Single Cartridge  

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Growing demand for the ability to transcribe vinyl to digital formats prompted Ortofon to create the Arkiv cartridge, specially designed to provide optimized sound quality on USB turntables, which ten... Read More

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Overview

Growing demand for the ability to transcribe vinyl to digital formats prompted Ortofon to create the Arkiv cartridge, specially designed to provide optimized sound quality on USB turntables, which tend to have budget cartridges.

The Arkiv uses an elliptical stylus that's carefully cut for better contact with the groove walls for clear and accurate reproduction and remarkable stereo imaging.

Features
  • Elliptical stylus
  • Clear, accurate reproduction
Specifications
  • Output voltage at 1000Hz, 5cm/sec.: 6mV
  • Channel balance at 1kHz: 2dB
  • Channel separation at 1kHz: 23dB
  • Channel separation at 15kHz: 15dB
  • Frequency range at - 3dB: 20-22.000Hz
  • Frequency response: 20-20.000Hz ± 2dB
  • Tracking ability at 315Hz at, recommended tracking force: 80 m
  • Compliance, dynamic, lateral: 9 m/mN
  • Stylus type: Special elliptical
  • Stylus tip radius: r/R 13/25 m
  • Tracking force range: 2,0-4,0 g (20-40 mN)
  • Tracking force, recommended: 3,0 g (30 mN)
  • Tracking angle: 20°
  • Internal impedance, DC resistance: 750ohm
  • Internal inductance: 450mH
  • Recommended load resistance: 47kOhm
  • Recommended load capacitance: 200-600 pF
  • Cartridge colour, body/stylus: White/White
  • Cartridge weight: 5g
  • Replacement stylus unit: Arkiv
Warranty
MANUFACTURER'S WARRANTY
One year warranty for factory defects. Does not cover damage, misuse, or wear.
Warranty terms vary. Check with manufacturer for specific product warranty.


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OrtofonOM ARKIV Single Cartridge
 
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5.0

dope for sampling

By dirtykics

from toledo, ohio

Comments about Ortofon OM ARKIV Single Cartridge:

this is a nice joint to rock for sampling heads... it's clean and offers great details especially when u come across breaks... if you have a very dusty record, clean it as well as possible because the crackles and pops become more apparent... id buy it again

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