Stylus Arkiv

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Arkiv Replacement stylus - for Vinyl-to-digital transcription

Growing demand for the ability to transcribe vinyl to digital formats has prompted the creation of the Arkiv - a cartridge specially designed to provide optimized sound quality specifically for recording purposes. 

The Arkiv boasts clear and accurate sound reproduction and remarkable stereo imaging, making it perfectly suited for sampling, transcription, and numerous other professional applications.

The Arkiv features Special Elliptical stylus for more detailed sound reproduction and for extended high frequency response.

Arkiv Stylus Technical data

Output voltage at 1000Hz, 5cm/sec.  -  6 mV
Channel balance at 1kHz  -  2 dB
Channel separation at 1kHz  -  23 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz  -  15 dB
Frequency response -   20-20.000 Hz +/- 2 dB
Tracking ability at 315 Hz at recommended tracking force -   80 μm
Compliance, dynamic lateral  -  9 μm/m N
Stylus type  -  Special Elliptical
Stylus tip radius    r/R 13/25 μm

Tracking force range  -  2.0-4.0 g (20-40 mN)
Tracking force recommended  -  3.0 g (30 mN)
Tracking angle  -  20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance  -  750 Ohm
Internal inductance  -  450 mH
Recommended load resistance  -  47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance  -  200-600 pF
Concorde cartridge weight  - 18.5 g

Compatible with cartridges -  Arkiv (discontinued and no longer available)


Stylus Arkiv

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