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EXPIRED - FOR SALE: Kondo IO-M Low Output MC Cartridge

Item #649444271
Info: Kondo IO-M Low Output MC Cartridge

Asking Price:
AUD $6200.00
Payment method: Cash, Visa, Mastercard, Paypal, Money Wire
Condition: 10 - Mint (?)
Date Posted: Jun 17, 18 8:29pm (PST)
Edited: Jul 18, 18 12:33am
About Seller: WA, Australia
Product Brand: Kondo
Product Model: KSL IO-M
Days in System:30

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Description

For Sale here is a KONDO IO-M - Low Output Moving-Coil Cartridge.

From the coil windings to the output pins, a pure silver path is used.
The coil windings of the Kondo IO-M are made from silver that has been age annealed for ten years.
The Kondo IO-M uses a high performance Al-NiCo magnet.
The thick yoke is made from a soft iron with of very low carbon content.
The iron is milled into the precise shape, rather than pressing in order to prevent damage to the materials crystal structure.
After milling, the yoke is annealed to further assist in creating a smoothly controlled magnetic path.
Special structure cantilever made with super hard aluminium alloy.
Aluminium cartridge body is made by machine milling.

Specifications:
Cartridge type - moving coil type
Output level - 0.12mV (1kHz, 5cm/sec)
Channel balance - lower than 1dB (1kHz)
Channel separation - over 25dB (1kHz)
Internal impedance - 1Ω
Compliance - 6.0×10-6cm/Dyne
Stylus pressure - 1.5~1.8g
Weight - 11g

The condition of this cartridge is near mint with only 12 hours of use on my Brinkmann Balance turntable with DaVinci Grandezza tonearm and is in perfect condition, both operationally and cosmetically
Comes complete with the certificate of Provenance and original box and will suit a new cartridge buyer.
The retail price for one of these cartridges is around the US$9,000.00 mark.
With my price you have the opportunity to own a genuine Kondo IO-M cartridge for a fraction of the RRP!!
Shipping WORLDWIDE - Contact me for shipping cost
Also advertised I have a Kondo KSL-SFz Step Up Silver Transformer complete with Certificate of Provenance in near mint condition.
Thank you for looking.



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