Ortofon MC Rohmann High-End cartridge

The MC Rohmann is named after Ortofon’s former managing director in honor of his many years of service. This cartridge body is milled from a solid block of aluminium, and the dark blue anodized body exploits aluminum’s special damping characteristics to suppress resonance. The slim-line Nude Orto-Line diamond ensures flawless tracking of even the most dynamic passages. The MC Rohmann conveys the full range of detail and subtle nuance, even when a powerful brass section competes with the fine nuances of quieter instruments such as the flute or harpsichord. A high performance MC transformer or MC preamplifier is recommended. Recommended load: 100 Ohms or more.

MC Rohmann Technical data

Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec.  -  0,25 mV
Channel balance at 1 kHz  -  < 1,5 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz  -  > 25 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz  -  > 15 dB
Frequency range at - 3dB  -  20-55.000 Hz
Frequency response -   20-20.000 Hz ± 2 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force  -   80 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral  -  12 µm/mN
Stylus type -  Nude "Orto Line"
Stylus tip radius  -  r/R 4,5/100 µm

Tracking force range  -  2,2-2,7 g (22-27 mN)
Tracking force, recommended  -  2,5 g (25 mN)
Tracking angle  -  20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance  -  6 Ohm
Recommended load impedance  -  > 10 Ohm
Cartridge body material   -  Aluminium, milled from solid block
Cartridge colour  -  Royal blue
Cartridge weight  -  9 g

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