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  Fidelity Research FR MC45
 
Fidelity Research MC 45 phono cartridge for sale. This is low output moving coil type.
 The cartridge has 20 hours of play time; it is nearly new.
 
Specifications:
Output: 0.2mV
Tracks:1.4-1.8g
Loads:3-15 Ohms
Unloads:4 Ohms
Compliance: 18
 
Sell: $299 
 ZYX R1000 Premium Airy3 X
  
ZYX R1000 Premium Airy 3 X phono cartridge for sale. This is low-med output moving coil type. The cartridge was Japanese dealer's demo and was played for less than 200 hours. It is in good operational and cosmetic condition. It comes with all boxes and goods.
 
Output: 0.24 mV
Tracks: 1.7-2.5 g
Loads: > 100 Ohms
Unloads: 4 Ohms
Compliance horisontal: 15
Compliance vertical: 12
 New: $3500

Sell: $1250

Kiseki Milltek Diamond  HOMC
 
Kiseki Milltek Diamond phono cartridge for sale. This is one of the rarest Kiseki cartridges. The cartridge is in MINT operational and cosmetic condition. It has only 30 hours on it. Te cartridge consider to be Koetsu rival with more open soundstage and less dull mids. Great detailing and bass/mid bass ratio with lush.
 
Specifications:
 
Output: 2.0mV
Tracks: 1.5-1.9g
Loads: 40 Ohms
Unloads: 4 Ohms
Compliance 10
 
Sell: $850

  Zenn MCZ Ruby NEW sealed   SOLD
Zenn MCZ Ruby phono cartridge for sale. The cartridge is brand new in sealed plastic tray. with boxes and other goods.
 
Specifications:
 
Output: 0.2mV
Tracks: 1.6-2.0g
Loads: 2 Ohms
Unloads: 2 Ohms
Stylus: Line contact
Cantilever:  Ruby
Compliance: 10
 
Sell: $550
Van Den Hul Frog 
 
I have rare Van Den Hul The Frog cartridge for sale. The trade in item with low 100 hours and complete with all goods.
Specs as you could see on the picture. A+ condition.
 
New: 3500
Sell $1350

Denon DL-103SL 80th Annyversary
I have Denon 103SL (Special Limited) for sale. This is 0.25mV low output moving coils MC type cartridge. This is 80s Annyversary edition of 2000 only.
 The cartridge is in perfect cosmetic and operational condition. The cantilever is straight, the stylus is sharp-intact. These are very rare. The cartridge was wound with 6N High Purity Copper Wire Coils 99.9999%, Ltd Production of 2000.They show sometimes on ebay for $700-$1100, but mostly kept by collectors and audiophiles. All original packing is included.
Specifications:
Output: 0.25mV
Tracks: 2.0-2.4g
Loads: >100 Ohms
Unloads: 14 Ohms
Compliance: 5

Sell $425
  Stax CPS-40 elected condenser cartridge NOS
 
Very rare and collectible cartridge Stax CPS40 for sale.
These are new old stock with no hours. Please check the condition.
The cartridge comes with original boxes, specs paper and stylus guard. I list one, but have 4. Will give discount on a bundle purchase.
 
Specifications:
■ Power generation Capacitor type (RF modulation type)
■ Output voltage 1,000mV (POD-10 output)
■ Steering pressure 0.6 to 1.5g
■ Reproduction frequency band 20-20,000Hz
■ Channel separation 25dB
■ Channel balance 1dB
■ Compliance 12 × 10 -6 cm / dyne (horizontal)
■ Compliance 10 × 10 -6 cm / dyne (vertical)
■ Weight 7.5g
 
Sell $400

  Supex SDX 1000B boron cantilever
 
Supex SDX-1000B cartridge for sale. This is rare boron with line contact stylus. The cartridge has brand new cantilever/stylus done by Namiki Japan.
Output 0.2mV (3.54cm / sec 1kHz)
Tracking 1.5 to 2.1g (optimum 1.8g)
Compliance 10 × 10 -6 cm / dyne
Load resistance 2Ω or more
Internal impedance 1.5Ω


Sell: $550
 Shelter 501 MK II            SOLD
 
LShelter 501 MK II phono cartridge for sale. This is low output MC with  boron cantilever and Shibata Type III stylus. The cartridge was demo. It has 20 hours of play time and is in MINT condition.

 Specifcations:

Output: 0.5 mV
Tracks: 1.5-1.9g
Loads: >100 Ohms
Unloads: 20 Ohms
Compliance: 10
 
Sell: $525

Rose Petal / Miyabi  LOMC Mark Levinson

One of the latest and one of the best sounding Miyabi creations-Red Rose / Rose Petal phono cartridge for sale. It's been installed and played for 10 records only. I purchased the entire Miyabi collection 13 cartridges recently.
 
Specifications:
 
Output: 0.24 mV
Tracks: 1.7-2.0 g
Loads: > 4 Ohms
Unloads: 4 Ohms
Compliance: 8.5
 
Sell: $2250

Shipping is $10 inside USA. $25 anywhere in the world by first class. $50 by Priority USPS​​​
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  Dynavector Karat 23RS NOS

Rare and hard to find Dynavector Karat 23RS MC cartridge for sale. This marble has everything original. The cartridge is in MINT condition with all papers and goods. The play time on this only 10 hours. It is NOS- as new.

Output: 0.24 mV
Frequency Response: 15~80000Hz
Output impedance: 35 Ohm
Recommended load: 100 Ohm
Compliance: 15x 10-6cm/dyne
Stylus pressure range: 1.3~1.7 gram
Net weight:  25.7  gram

Sell: $500

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Accuphase AC-1                               

Accuphase AC-1 phono cartridge LOMC. This is ORIGINAL cantilever/stylus with 70 hours only.
  
Output: 0.2 mV
Tracks: 1.5-2.0 g
Loads: 4 Ohms
Unloads: 4 Ohms
Compliance: 12

Sell $550
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 Technics EPC-100C new MM cartridge

Technics EPC 100C phono cartridge  for sale. This is on of the best MM cartridges ever build. The cartridge has indestructible boron cantilever and micro ridge stylus from Namiki Japan.
The cartridge   is in  perfect operational condition. The suspension is strong. The stylus is Sharp. Hours of use on a new cantilever-  5

Specifications:
Output: 1.5mV
Tracks: 1.3-1.g
Loads: 47 kOhms
Unloads: 210 Ohms
Compliance: 12

Sell: $425
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Accuphase AC-2 new       

Accuphase AC-2 phono cartridge LOMC. This is brand new boron cantilever with Micro Ridge stylus from Namiki Japan. It is tuned up to specifications and sounding better than original.
  
Output: 0.2 mV
Tracks: 1.5-2.0 g
Loads: 4 Ohms
Unloads: 4 Ohms
Compliance: 12


Sell $600

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Zyx R100 / ZN
 
ZYX R100 phono cartridge for sale. The cartridge was Namiki Japan rebuild and has brand new original ZYX boron cantilever and stylus. 5 Hours of check play only. The cartridge comes with all boxes and goods.
 
Sell: $700
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  Denon DL-A100  NOS

Denon DL-A100 phono cartridge for sale. The DL-A100 issued to the 100th anniversary of the company. The cartridge is dealer's demo with 10 hours. everything is perfect.

Sell: $299

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 My Sonic Lab Eminent Ex    
  
Eminent Ex one of the best sounding MC cartridge on the market today. My Sonic Lab uses fewer coil windings than other MC cartridges, minimizing music-robbing distortions and maximizing signal output. The cartridge is demo with 150 hours.
  
Specifications:

Internal impedance: 1.0Ω
Output voltage: 0.4mV
Compliance: 10x10-6cm/dyen
Weight: 9.5g
Recommended tracking force: 1.9-2.2g
Recommended loading: 100-800Ω (ideal is around 400Ω)

The cartridge comes with stylus guard, mounting ware,  boxes and papers.

Sell: $2,000
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Ortofon SPU AE
 
Rare, desirable and perfect condition Ortofon SPU AE.
 The cartridge has only 15 hours on new cantilever and Shibata type II stylus, that was done by Namiki Japan just a month ago 
 
   Sell:  $595
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Shure V15 type V MR with SAS boron stylus
 
Shure V15 V MR with SAS boron micro ridge stylus MINT- 5 hours on the stylus. Comes with Shure boxes and papers.
 
Sell: $425

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Clearaudio Virtuoso Ebony wood              

Clearaudio Virtuoso ebony wood phono cartridge. This is brand new with 10 hours -show demo.

Sell: $375
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Sumiko Black Bird LOMC    NEW   
Sumiko Black Bird high output MC. The cartridge is dealers demo not played.

Output: 0.7 mV
Tracks: 1.7-2.1g
Loads: 47 kOhms
Compliance: 12


Sell: $675
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Sumiko Pearwood Celebration MK II    SOLD

Sumiko Pearwood Celebration MK II- second highest in Sumiko food chain. The cartridge is in in perfect operational and  cosmetic condition. It has 300 hours only.
 I have the original wooden box and mounting ware.

New: $2800
Sell: $750
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​​  Denon DL-103GL MC only 2000 made   SOLD

I have Denon 103GL for sale. This is 0.25mV low output moving coils MC type cartridge.
Condition is 9/10 about 100 hours only. The cartridge is in perfect cosmetic and operational condition. The cantilever is straight, the stylus is sharp-intact. These are very rare. The cartridge was wound with 4N High Purity Gold Wire Coils 99.99%, Ltd Production of 2000 GLs (Gold Limited).They show sometimes on ebay for $700-$1100, but mostly kept by collectors and audiophiles. All original packing is included.

Specifications:
Output: 0.25mV
Tracks: 2.0-2.4g
Loads: 100 Ohms
Unloads: 40 Ohms
Compliance: 5

Sell $425

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Dynavector DV-10P

Dynavector DV-10P is one of the rarest Dyna cartridges with     
P-mount or  1/2 Inch mount option.
The cartridge is NOS with 5 hours of play time- fully boxed.

Specifications:

Output: 2.5 mV
Tracks: 1.0-1.5 g
Loads: 47 kOhms
Compliance: 30


Sell: $450


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Sony XL-45 MK II 
Sony XL-45 MK II phono cartridge for sale. This is rare integrated headshell Moving Magnet type.
The cartridge is in perfect operational and cosmetic condition. The cartridge has  original MK II stylus with 20 hour of play time. It comes with the  shipping box.
 
Specifications:
Output: 2.5 mV
Tracks: 1.8-2.0 gram
Loads: 47 kOhms
Compliance: 20
 
Sell $199
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