Ortofon OM Q.Bert
High tracking ability, unsurpassed handling
Ultra high output!
Low wear characteristics that literally put it in a class of its own
Turntablists and mix DJs alike will appreciate the strong output of this cartridge, coupled with unrivaled tracking ability and sonic characteristics. The Q.Bert features a more subdued high end, which helps to minimize surface noise from worn vinyl, and an accentuated mid-range to help bring scratching to the front of the sound stage.
The Q-Bert has a supreme ability to trace the grooves of your records and it is tailored specifically for scratch. Due to its enomous output, it is perfect for scratch of all music with deep bass frequences.
Q.Bert Technical Data
Output voltage at 1000Hz, 5cm/sec. - 11 mV
Channel balance at 1kHz - 1,5 dB
Channel separation at 1kHz - 22 dB
Frequency range at -3dB - 20-18.000 Hz
Tracking ability at 315 Hz at recommmended tracking force - 980 μm
Compliance, dynamic lateral - 12 μm/m N
Stylus type - Spherical Stylus tip radius - R 18 μm
Tracking force range - 2 - 4 g
Tracking force recommended - 3 g
Tracking angle - 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance - 1.680 Ohm
Internal inductance - 920 mH
Recommended load resistance - 47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance - 200-400 pF
OM cartridge weight incl. extra weight - 5 g
Replacement stylus unit - Q.Bert