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Old 28th December 2011, 09:52 AM   #1
jpetek is offline jpetek  Germany
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Hi,

what do you think is the best choice for this cartridge?

The Problem is 38 Ohm and 0,3 mV.

thanks for your help.

best regards

Josef
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Old 28th December 2011, 11:01 AM   #2
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Hello Josef,

I'm using a NOS Partridge 977 with great sucess for my Denon DL103R 14 ohms 0.25mV

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Felipe
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Old 29th December 2011, 04:48 AM   #3
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Josef,
I can recommend Hashimoto transformers. I have old Benz MC3 with VDH cantilever stylus , 30 Ohm o.2 mV , on Rega P9. My friend is using his Benz Reference LOMc cart similarly speced like yours colibri on Acoustic Solid table. Hashimoto offers full , natural, ballanced sound with great bass and imaging.
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Old 29th December 2011, 05:14 AM   #4
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The Problem is 38 Ohm and 0,3 mV.
Why don't you ask VDH what he uses?

jeff
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