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The Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge beautifully resurrects the nostalgia of mono vinyl playback, flawlessly rendering the warmth and authenticity of 78 rpm shellac records. Its specially designed housing seamlessly integrates with low-profile tonearms like Rega, ensuring hassle-free installation and optimal performance. With its precision-engineered stylus and high-performance motor system, this cartridge delivers a truly immersive listening experience, making it a must-have for any audiophile seeking to revive their cherished collection.
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FREQUENCY RESPONSE
20 Hz - 20 kHz (+3 / -1 dB)
TRACKING FORCE
1.6-2.0g (16-20 mN), Recommended: 1.8 g (18 mN)
Stylus Type:
Spherical
Output Voltage:
4 mV at 1 kHz, 5cm/sec
FREQUENCY RESPONSE
20 Hz - 20 kHz (+3 / -1 dB)
TRACKING FORCE
1.6-2.0g (16-20 mN), Recommended: 1.8 g (18 mN)
Stylus Type:
Spherical
Output Voltage:
4 mV at 1 kHz, 5cm/sec

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The Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge revives the nostalgia of mono vinyl playback with precision and authenticity, seamlessly integrating with low-profile tonearms like Rega for easy installation. Its precision-engineered stylus and high-performance motor system deliver an immersive listening experience, making it essential for audiophiles looking to revive their cherished collection.

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Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge for Low Profile Tonearms | Play 78 RPM Shellac Records with Precision

Step into the past and experience the timeless charm of mono vinyl records with the Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge. Specifically engineered for playing 78 rpm shellac records, this cartridge delivers unparalleled precision and fidelity, allowing you to immerse yourself in the authentic nostalgia of mono playback.

Designed to seamlessly integrate with turntables and tonearms like Rega, the 2MR 78 features a narrow cartridge housing that matches the requirement for low-form factor cartridges. No modifications or spacers are needed under the tonearm, ensuring quick and easy mounting with just two screws.

Ortofon 2MR 78 Key Features:

  • Specially designed cartridge housing for low-profile tonearms like Rega
  • Narrow design for seamless integration without modifications
  • Stylus tip with a Spherical diamond for optimal playback of 78 rpm shellac records
  • High-performance motor system with quad coils and split pole pins
  • Strapped output for true mono reproduction on stereo playback systems

Ortofon 2MR 78 Specifications:

  • Output Voltage: 4 mV at 1 kHz, 5cm/sec
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz (+3 / -1 dB)
  • Tracking Ability: 70 µm at 315Hz (recommended tracking force)
  • Compliance, Dynamic, Lateral: 18 µm/mN
  • Stylus Type: Spherical
  • Stylus Tip Radius: R 65 µm
  • Tracking Force Range: 1.6-2.0g (16-20 mN), Recommended: 1.8 g (18 mN)
  • Tracking Angle: 20°
  • Internal Impedance, DC Resistance: 700 Ohm
  • Cartridge Color: Black/Grey
  • Recommended Load Resistance: 47 kOhm
  • Internal Inductance: 350 mH
  • Stylus Color: Grey
  • Recommended Load Capacitance: 150-300 pF
  • Replacement Stylus: Stylus 2M 78

Bring your cherished collection of 78 rpm shellac records to life with the Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge. Order now and rediscover the magic of mono playback!

Ortofon 2MR 78 Downloads

Ortofon 2MR 78 User Guide

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Product Description

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The Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge beautifully resurrects the nostalgia of mono vinyl playback, flawlessly rendering the warmth and authenticity of 78 rpm shellac records. Its specially designed housing seamlessly integrates with low-profile tonearms like Rega, ensuring hassle-free installation and optimal performance. With its precision-engineered stylus and high-performance motor system, this cartridge delivers a truly immersive listening experience, making it a must-have for any audiophile seeking to revive their cherished collection.
Get the Details
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Features & Specs Line Circle

FREQUENCY RESPONSE
20 Hz - 20 kHz (+3 / -1 dB)
TRACKING FORCE
1.6-2.0g (16-20 mN), Recommended: 1.8 g (18 mN)
Stylus Type:
Spherical
Output Voltage:
4 mV at 1 kHz, 5cm/sec
FREQUENCY RESPONSE
20 Hz - 20 kHz (+3 / -1 dB)
TRACKING FORCE
1.6-2.0g (16-20 mN), Recommended: 1.8 g (18 mN)
Stylus Type:
Spherical
Output Voltage:
4 mV at 1 kHz, 5cm/sec
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The Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge revives the nostalgia of mono vinyl playback with precision and authenticity, seamlessly integrating with low-profile tonearms like Rega for easy installation. Its precision-engineered stylus and high-performance motor system deliver an immersive listening experience, making it essential for audiophiles looking to revive their cherished collection.

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Nate M
Brand Manager
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Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge for Low Profile Tonearms | Play 78 RPM Shellac Records with Precision

Step into the past and experience the timeless charm of mono vinyl records with the Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge. Specifically engineered for playing 78 rpm shellac records, this cartridge delivers unparalleled precision and fidelity, allowing you to immerse yourself in the authentic nostalgia of mono playback.

Designed to seamlessly integrate with turntables and tonearms like Rega, the 2MR 78 features a narrow cartridge housing that matches the requirement for low-form factor cartridges. No modifications or spacers are needed under the tonearm, ensuring quick and easy mounting with just two screws.

Ortofon 2MR 78 Key Features:

  • Specially designed cartridge housing for low-profile tonearms like Rega
  • Narrow design for seamless integration without modifications
  • Stylus tip with a Spherical diamond for optimal playback of 78 rpm shellac records
  • High-performance motor system with quad coils and split pole pins
  • Strapped output for true mono reproduction on stereo playback systems

Ortofon 2MR 78 Specifications:

  • Output Voltage: 4 mV at 1 kHz, 5cm/sec
  • Frequency Response: 20 Hz - 20 kHz (+3 / -1 dB)
  • Tracking Ability: 70 µm at 315Hz (recommended tracking force)
  • Compliance, Dynamic, Lateral: 18 µm/mN
  • Stylus Type: Spherical
  • Stylus Tip Radius: R 65 µm
  • Tracking Force Range: 1.6-2.0g (16-20 mN), Recommended: 1.8 g (18 mN)
  • Tracking Angle: 20°
  • Internal Impedance, DC Resistance: 700 Ohm
  • Cartridge Color: Black/Grey
  • Recommended Load Resistance: 47 kOhm
  • Internal Inductance: 350 mH
  • Stylus Color: Grey
  • Recommended Load Capacitance: 150-300 pF
  • Replacement Stylus: Stylus 2M 78

Bring your cherished collection of 78 rpm shellac records to life with the Ortofon 2MR 78 Mono Cartridge. Order now and rediscover the magic of mono playback!

Ortofon 2MR 78 Downloads

Ortofon 2MR 78 User Guide

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