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Empire EDR9

Stereo Moving-Magnet Cartridge

Empire EDR9


The Empire EDR 9 phono cartridge incorporates a hum bucking, four coil structure as well as a complete shield to prevent stray hum in the cartridge.

Should any excessive hum exist in your system, it will most likely be because of errors in wiring the rest of the high fidelity system.

Recommended input load resistance is 47K and total capacitance is 100pF.

With removable, conical stylus and low tracking force.


Frequency response: 20 to 35,000Hz

Stylus: LAC 0.2mil

Effective tip mass: 0.30mg

Channel balance: 3/4dB

Input load: 47K

Total capacitance: 100pf

Output: 4.5mV

Stylus: S5000 (black)


instruction/owners manual  English

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