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PICKERING XV-15/625DJ 18,000yen(around the 1989 time)
19,500yen(around the shell and 1989 time)

metafile-input type cartridge developed as a cartridge only for DJ.

The needle point of DJ series is designed so that a reverse motion can also perform the smooth tracking which does not oppose a transition of a slot.

Also when the rapid brake works, in order to start neither a needle jump nor a tracking error, all DJ serieses perform a normal trances by a heavy stylus force (2g-5g).

The fluorescent-light point sticks at the leading end of a cantilever so that the location of semidarkness of the needle point can be clearly seen.

In order to protect the needle point, peculiar V guarding is equipped.

Usually, there were a model and a shell attached model.


Rating of a mode
Form metafile-input type cartridge
Needle point form 0.4x0.7mil ellipse needle
Stylus force 1g-4g
Frequency characteristic 10Hz - 20kHz
Output voltage 4.4mV
Weight 5.5g (with no shell)
Switching needle DJ(12,000yen)
DJP (3 sets, 28,000yen)