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What is a very good P- mount cartridge to use?
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#11 Posted: Thursday, April 20, 2017 2:49:09 AM(UTC)
 
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I have a re-tipped Technics 310MC coming my way shortly. I'll evaluate it, then post it for sale. No details, yet, except it'll be around $500. It was a costly repair. I hope it was worth it! I shall post my opinion as well.
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Audio Technica made some good P-mounts with line contact tips, albeit MM carts.  Look for any AT1X2LP variants, with AT152LP being at the top of the heap.  LP = line contact P-mount, and EP = elliptical P-mount (not as desirable).
 
All of the styli within this family are compatible and will fit each other, so you can mix-and-match.  In addition, styli from the AT120 family standard-mount will fit as well; this family includes 125LC, 140LC, 155LC, so even more line contacts.  I *think* the 440MLb will also fit, but best to research that first.
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kve777;301348 wrote:
I have a re-tipped Technics 310MC coming my way shortly. I'll evaluate it, then post it for sale. No details, yet, except it'll be around $500. It was a costly repair. I hope it was worth it! I shall post my opinion as well.
 
 
Kev what Technics tables came with that 310MC or was it an after market cartridge for lots of different tables? 
 
So you know it's output voltage? 
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