For over five years SUMIKO has provided the Celebration Pearwood Signature to music lovers seeking the musical experience of the finest and most expensive phono pickups at a more reasonable cost. 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.
â€¢Cartridge type: Moving Coil
â€¢Suspension: Synthetic Rubber
â€¢Output Voltage/Channel: 0.5mV (3.54 cm/sec., 1kHz)
â€¢Channel Separation: 30 DB @ 1kHtz
â€¢Channel Balance: 0.5db @ 1 kHtz
â€¢Tracking Force Range: 1.9 - 2.2g
â€¢Dynamic Compliance: (x10-6 cm/dyne)12
â€¢Internal Impedance: 30 Ohms
â€¢Capacitance Range: 100 300 pf
â€¢Cantilever: Long grain Boron
â€¢Stylus Size/Shape: Ultra low-mass Ogura Jewel Co. P9 Stylus
â€¢Output Terminals: Unique gold plated tapered brass pins
â€¢Load Impedance: 100-1k Ohms
â€¢Cartridge Weight: 7 Grams