LP Gear stylus for Empire LTD 500 (LTD500) cartridge

LP Gear stylus for Empire LTD 500 (LTD500) cartridge

Highest quality S500LTD stylus specified for Empire LTD 500 cartridge
Made by Japanese shokunin seeking to create perfection with each stylus
Highly polished 0.3 x 0.7 mil elliptical diamond tip
Inertially damped tapered aluminum alloy cantilever for groove tracing accuracy and fidelity
Each stylus undergoes QC and listening test as final inspection
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LP Gear stylus for Empire LTD 500 (LTD500) cartridge

Code: EMPSLTD500

Upgrade stylus: See Related Products.
Product Info


The LP Gear S500LTD stylus is specified for the Empire LTD 500 LTD500 phono cartridge, one of the finest performance cartridges with the LTD cartridge line. The stylus features a highly polished special elliptical diamond with a .0003 x .0007 inch radii bonded to a thin-wall aluminum alloy cantilever for excellent tracing of record grooves, very fine detail, clarity and extended frequency natural sound quality. The color of the stylus may vary.

Stylus Upgrade
- The Empire LTD 500 may be elevated to the higher performance and sound quality equivalent of the LTD 750 cartridge by replacing and upgrading its stylus with S750LT.

Empire LTD 500 Cartridge Specifications
- Frequency response: 6-35,000 Hz; 20-20,000 Hz ± 1¾ dB
- Tracking force range: 0.75-1.5 g
- Recommended tracking force: 1 g
- Channel separation @ 200Hz, 1kHz, 5kHz: 21, 30, 20 dB
- Stylus size and shape: .2 x .7 mil bi-radial
- Cantilever: Inertially damped taperd aluminum alloy
- Channel balance: within 1.0 db
- Tracking ability @ at 1kHz: 38 cm/sec
- Compliance: 28.5 x 10-6 cm/dyne
- Output voltage @ 5cm/sec: 5.6 mV
- Load resistance: 47 kOhm
- Capacitance/channel: 150 pf
- Hum sensitivuty @ 60Hz: 0.34uV/A/m
- Vertiacl tracking angle: 20°
- Stylus replacement and color: S500LTD Rose

Note: Specifications provided for reference to the original product only.

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