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Old 1st Jul 2019, 5:41 pm   #41
Alf Fisher
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Default Re: Ceramic and Crystal cartridge specs.

Hi, does anybody have the spec particularly the output of a Garrard GCS10 cartridge please.
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Old 1st Jul 2019, 6:03 pm   #42
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Default Re: Ceramic and Crystal cartridge specs.

This is a fairly early stereo cartridge and it's most likely it will be a crystal type (as distinct from ceramic) medium output type at c.250mV.
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Old 1st Jul 2019, 6:59 pm   #43
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Default Re: Ceramic and Crystal cartridge specs.

Thanks Edward,
Excuse my ignorance but is that 250mV RMS or pk-pk

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Old 1st Jul 2019, 11:21 pm   #44
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Default Re: Ceramic and Crystal cartridge specs.

From what I have read it is customary to use rms.
There has been much very interesting discussions on the subject, worth taking a look.
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