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General Electric RPX-046

Variable-Reluctance Phono Cartridge

General Electric RPX-046


The General Electric RPX-046 is a low impedance unit designed to match broadcast type equaliser equipment.

The impedance characteristics are the same as those of the RPX-047, professional type triple play cartridge.

Smooth, wide range frequency response assures faithful tone reproduction.

The low mass of the moving system and high compliance of the styli designed to operate with this cartridge insure minimum record wear.


DC resistance: approx 220 ohms

Inductance: approx 250mH

Output: 10mV (standard groove), 8.5mV (microgroove)

Stylus pressure: 0.5 to 1 ounce (2.5 or 3mil stylus), 6 to 8g (1 mil stylus)

Replacement stylus: RPJ-001, RPJ-002, RPJ-003, RPJ-004, RPJ-005, RPJ-006


data sheet  English

instruction/owners manual  English

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