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Dynavector Karat 17D Reviews

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Dynavector Karat 17D

Dynavector Karat 17D

9/10 by markustubesnow

I'm on my third of these cartridges. I really enjoy them and they last a long, long time. The provide a very musical, well-balanced sound, with superb transient response, superb bass, treble and midrange. The track very well. Now that the price has basically doubled, I'm in a bit of a quandary about what I'll replace it with.

9/10 by antennaguru

This is a nice sounding and great tracking cartridge!

9/10 by spinnergeoff

Very fine detail retriever, lean sound, an immaculate performer on my DV501 arm.

10/10 by joydavid25

Best match with Empire 698, because this cartridge only 5.3 gram and medium high compliance
so it need a light sensitivity tonearm to match.
The ultimate VTF is 1.7 g, not 2.0g as maker recommend
A real gem

9/10 by usherbeboy

A very fickle beast to setup due to the short cantilever, however rewards with a very even and honest presentation of what is on the disc.

9/10 by jrc19570

I bought this used woth ove 200 hours and have heard nothing that sounds better. I tracks beautifully. Hope I can find another bcause it has been replaced but not bettered!!


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