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Lo-D MT-101
18,000yen(around the 1979 time)

It is man-month type cartridge which made MT-202mkII and a structure the same and inherited the basic performance.

The pivot support scheme using a jewel is adopted.
Moreover, tracing capacity is improved by weight saving vibration system.

High C type yoke of a generator efficiency is adopted as a magnetic circuit.

Rating of a mode
Form man-month type cartridge
Vibration system type of mounting Tip-of-the-Day pivot support scheme
Frequency characteristic 10Hz - 35kHz
Output voltage 4.7mV (3.54 cm/s, RMS45", 1kHz)
Impedance 3kohm (1kHz)
Direct current resistance 550ohms
Load resistance 47kohm standard
Channel balance Less than (1kHz) 1dB
Channel separation 30dB(1kHz)
Dynamic compliance 12x10 to 6 cm/dyne (100Hz)
Needle point 0.3x0.7mil ellipse needle (0.15mm angle block diamond stylus)
Stylus force 0.75g-1.5g
Self-weight 7g
Switching needle E-101(10,000yen)