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DV-10X5 MKII LOW MC Cartridge

Low Output MC cartridge with Aluminium Cantilever

10X5mk2LOW MC Cartridge


The familia red body which has always been a feature of the 10X series which has undergone minor improvements has now been manufactured for more than forty years.It represents Dynavectors most popular ever model, favoured by music lovers and audiophiles all over the world.


10X5mk2 MC Cartridge Stylus

Along with several exclusive Dynavector technologies that include Magnetic Flux Damping, Softened Magnetism (Patent) and powerful neodymium magnets that provide the smooth treble response Dynavector are renowned for.

The Dynavector 10X5 MKII also features an improved stylus assembly with the nude diamond “Shibata III” line contact stylus and improved hardened cantilever material. These improvements ensure secure tracking ability over even the most torturous of record grooves whilst achieving extended high frequency response and enhanced musical resolution.

The 10X5 now features a powerful neodymium magnet and a recently designed aluminium head block to provide a rigid platform for the cartridge motor and secure fixing to the tonearm.

The magnetic flux damping and softened magnetism along with the powerful neodymium magnet gives the DV 10X5 LOW a robust 0.5mV output.

The DV 10X5 LOW will be compatible with most head amplifiers or step- up transformers making the DV10X5 LOW a first choice low output MC cartridge.

10X5mk2 MC Cartridge dimensions


Type Low output moving coil cartridge with flux damper and softened magnetism
Output Voltage 0.5mV (at 1KHz, 5cm/sec.)
Channel Separation 25 dB (at 1KHz)
Channel balance 1.0 dB (at 1KHz)
Frequency response 20 - 20,000Hz (± 2dB)
Compliance 12 mm/N
Tracking force 1.8 - 2.2 g
Impedance 32 ohms
Recommended load impedance > 100 ohms
Cantilever 6mm length hardened aluminium pipe
Stylus tip Nude Diamond "Shibata III" Line Contact
Weight 7.5 g

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