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Lyra Parnassus DCT

Medium Compliance Stereo Moving-Coil Cartridge

Lyra Parnassus DCT


The Lyra Parnassus DCT (Da Capo titanium) is a delicate, precision instrument made by Scan Tech of Tokyo.

The unit is a medium weight, medium compliance cartridge, and was designed for use with high quality tonearms that allow the cartridge/tonearm low frequency resonant point fall to between 8 and 12Hz.


Type: moving coil, low impedance, low output, medium compliance

Frequency range: 10Hz to 50kHz

Channel separation: 35dB or better

Cantilever system: diamond coated ceralloy (ceramic whisker-reinforced aluminium) rod with line contact stylus (3 x 30 micrometres profile)

Internal impedance: 2 ohms

Output voltage: 0.3mV

Cartridge weight: 10.5g

Tracking force: 1.6 to 1.75g


instruction/owners manual  English

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