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Ortofon OM Scratch Single




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The OM Scratch Single cartridge comes with one attached stylus.

For DJs that require increased tracking ability, the Scratch is up to the task.  Featuring a reinforced rubber suspension, DJs need not worry about compromising sound quality and stylus life when working with higher tracking forces. With solid bass reproduction and extended highs, the Scratch is great for any style and packs a punch with its energetic, in-your-face sound.

The OM Scratch Single cartridge comes with one attached stylus.

Technical Specification

Output voltage at 1000Hz, 5cm/sec.7 mV
Channel balance at 1kHz1.5 dB
Channel separation at 1kHz25 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz15 dB
Frequency range at -3dB20-22,000 Hz
Frequency response20-15,000 Hz +3dB/-2dB
Tracking ability at 315 Hz at recommended tracking force80 μm
Compliance, dynamic lateral6 μm/mN
Stylus typeSpherical
Stylus tip radiusR 18 μm
Tracking force range3.0-5.0 g (30-50 mN)
Tracking force recommended4.0g (40 mN)
Tracking angle20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance750 Ohm
Internal inductance450 mH
Recommended load resistance47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance200-600 pF
Cartridge weight18.5 g
Replacement stylus unitScratch