Transfiguration

THE WORLD’S MOST MUSICALLY NATURAL PHONO CARTRIDGES

Mr Seiji Yoshioka uses mature as his reference palette, capturing emotion and skillfully blending the musical landscape, in order to release the potential of the recorded material through these 3 wonderfully individual works of art.

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PROTEUS

Body: aluminium, resonance controlled

Cantilever: 0.3 mm solid boron

Stylus: PA (3 x 30 µm) solid diamond

Core / Coils: Ultra grade 3S – µ metal square core with 5N silver coils

Magnet: neodymium – front & amp; rear

Weight: 7.8 gr

Output voltage / Impedance: 0.2 mV (3.54 cm/s, 1 kHz)  /  1 ohm

Frequency response: 10 Hz – 20 kHz + 1.5 dB, 20 kHz – 40 kHz +2 dB

Channel separation: 30 dB (200 Hz – 1 kHz)

Recommended loading / Recommend’ tracking force: 10 ohms / 2.0 g

PHOENIX S

Body: aluminium, resonance controlled

Cantilever: boron

Stylus: ogura PA (3 x 30 µm) solid diamond

Core / Coils: Hi grade permalloy square core with 5N silver coils

Magnet: neodymium – both front and rear

Weight: 7.8 gr

Output voltage / Impedance: 0.4 mV (3.54 cm/s, 1 kHz)  /  4 ohm

Frequency response: 10 Hz – 20 kHz + 1.5 dB, 20 kHz – 40 kHz +2 dB

Channel separation: 27 dB (200 Hz – 1 kHz)

Recommended loading / Recommend’ tracking force: >7 ohms / 2.0 g

AXIA S

Body: Solid aluminium, non-resonant with deeply cut away sides

Cantilever: 0.3 mm solid boron

Stylus: Ogura PA (3 x 30 µm) solid diamond

Core / Coils: High grade permalloy square core & 4N silver coils

Magnet: Samarium cobolt – front, Neodymium – rear.

Weight: 7.0 gr

Output voltage / Impedance: 0.4 mV (3.54 cm/s, 1 kHz)  /  4 ohm

Frequency response: 10 Hz – 20 kHz + 1.5 dB, 20 kHz – 40 kHz +2 dB

Channel separation: >27 dB (200 Hz – 1 kHz)

Recommended loading / Recommend’ tracking force: >7 ohms / 2.0 g