Prestige 2 Specialty Cartridges

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Prestige 2 Specialty Cartridges by Grado are 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.

See also Gold2 & Silver2, Red2 & Blue2, Green2 & Black2

 

 

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78 RPM
The Prestige Series of 78-RPM cartridges are designed for high output and excellent stability under even severe use. Each cartridge can be used for either archival or casual play without concern for undue wear on the record. All Grado 78 cartridges have a considerable reduction in tip mass resulting in extended frequency response while tracking forces can range from 2-5 grams. The experts acclaim these cartridges as virtually the finest 78-rpm cartridges in the world.

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Mono Phono
There are many analog lovers with record collections that include mono albums. At Grado we strive to have products that will fit all the needs of the analog enthusiast. So now, Grado offers two new cartridge models in a mono version. The MC+ and the ME+ are mounted with an elliciptical diamond. The ME+ uses one of GRADO's upgraded generating systems. All wooden body cartridges are available in mono version. This will make your records quieter and enhance the musical pleasure of these recordings.

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DJ100 (above)
The Prestige model DJ100 uses a three-piece OTL cantilever technology, oxygen free wire in the coils and a specially designed, high polished, diamond mounted in a brass bushing.
 
DJ200
The Prestige model DJ200 uses a modified four piece OTL cantilever technology, oxygen free wire in the coils and a specially designed, high polished, diamond mounted in a brass bushing.
 
  • 78 RPM:
    Frequency Response: 10-50
    Principal: MI
    Input Load: 47K
    Output at 1KHz 5CM/sec.: 5mV
    Recommended Tracking Force: 2.5
    Stylus Type: C
    Inductance: 45mH
    Resistance: 475
    Stylus Replacement: U
    Mounting: S/P
    Weight: 5.5
  • Mono Phono:
    Frequency Response: 10-50
    Principal: MI
    Input Load: 47K
    Output at 1KHz 5CM/sec.: 5mV
    Recommended Tracking Force: 1.5
    Stylus Type: E
    Inductance: 45mH
    Resistance: 475
    Stylus Replacement: U
    Mounting: S/P
    Weight: 5.5
  • DJ Phono:
    Frequency Response: 10-50
    Principal: MI
    Channel Separation at 1KHz: 30
    Input Load: 47K
    Output at 1KHz 5CM/sec.: 5mV
    Recommended Tracking Force: 2.5
    Stylus Type: Diamond
    Inductance: 45mH
    Resistance: 475
    Compliance CUs: 30
    Stylus Replacement: U
    Mounting: S/P
    Weight: 5.5
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