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Sony XL-45A

Moving-Magnet Stereo Cartridge

line contact diamond stylus

Sony XL-45A


Type: moving magnet

Output: 3mV

Frequency response: 10 to 45,000Hz

Channel separation: 30dB

Channel balance: 1dB

Recommended load: 50k to 100k ohms

Tracking force: 1.5g (1 to 2g)

Stylus: line-contact naked diamond

Replacement stylus: Sony ND-45X

Weight: 5.5g


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