SoundSmith Irox Blue X High-Output Cartridge.
Now at True Audiophile
Trying to find a solid line of cartridges that allow an audiophile to reach a higher level of performance without the price penalty has been an incredible challenge. After years of listening to just about every line of cartridges we are confident SoundSmith fulfills that criteria. --TA
Soundsmith introduces two levels of performance in “unbreakable” designs. A perfect solution for heavy duty use, parties, institutions, and anywhere there is a potential handling issue or danger of misuse.
Enter the IROX series. High and Ultra-high performance from a low mass moving iron design that will make you a believer.
Also available in dual-coil mono.
Cartridge Type: Fixed Coil
Stylus Type: Elliptical
Output Voltage: 2.12 mV
Available As Dual Coil Mono: Yes
Stylus: Elliptical Titanium Bonded, 0.20mm Round
Radius of curvature: 6 x 17 μm
Cantilever: Aluminum Alloy
Recommended Tracking force: 2.0 to 2.5 grams
Effective tip mass: 0.55 mg
Compliance: 10 μm/mN (low compliance)
Frequency response: 20-20,000 Hz ± 2.5 dB
Channel separation (stereo only): 1000 Hz >26 dB, 50-15,000 >20 dB
Channel difference: <1.6 dB
Output voltage: 2.12 mV
Cartridge weight: 10.27 grams
Loading: ≥ 47 kΩ