Sumiko Pearwood Celebration II Premium L/O MC Cartridge

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Brand: Sumiko

Model Name/Number: Sumiko Pearwood Celebration II Low Output Moving Coil Cartridge

Price (RRP): £3199

Product Information:

New advances in material technology and construction techniques have allowed for a significant improvement in sound quality and have resulted in the creation of this new Mark II version.

Improvements to the original Pearwood Celebration include a brand new handcrafted Pearwood cartridge body, refined long-grain boron cantilever, and most notably a new ultra low-mass Ogura Jewel Co. P9 Stylus (Vital Design). In addition, a new, machined billet Teflon back plate features custom hollow and tapered brass mounting pins for ease of installation. These refinements result in a cartridge that offers more extended high frequencies along with bass extension and an extremely articulate mid-band range. The Pearwood Celebration II embodies all the virtues that over 25 years of experience in designing and distributing the finest in analog products.



Cartridge Type:
Moving Coil
Synthetic Rubber
Frequency Response:
10Hz-40Khz +/- 1.5dB
Output Voltage/Channel:
0.5mV (3.54 cm/sec., 1kHz)
Channel Separation:
30dB @ 1kHz
Channel Balance:
0.5dB @ 1kHz
Optimum Tracking Force:
2.0 grams
Tracking Force Range:
1.9 ­ 2.2 grams
Dynamic Compliance:
(x10-6 cm/dyne)12
Internal Impedance:
30 Ohms
Capacitance Range:
100 ­ 300 pf
Long grain Boron
Stylus Size/Shape:
Ultra low-mass Ogura Jewel Co. P9 Stylus
Output Terminals:
Unique gold plated tapered brass pins
Load Impedance:
100-1k Ohms
Cartridge Weight:
7.0 grams
Mounting System Standard:
0.5” hole spacing, threaded M2.5

Condition: New

Voltage: N/A

Packaging? Yes

Accessories? Yes

Item Location: In Stock

Status: New

Dimensions 5708473 cm