Ortofon 2M Black Verso

2MM Ortofon Black Verso phono cartridge
SKU: 159
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The 2M Black Verso is an alternative product to heads with bottom mounts

How to replace the M2.0 mm screws on the 2M Black Verso:

1. remove the needle guard from the cartridge body to avoid damaging the diamond.
2. using the Torx 8 spanner, loosen the black screw from the Verso top plate. 3.
3) Remove the top plate from the cartridge body by pulling out the screws.
4. remove the two bevelled-head screws from the top plate. 5.
5 Insert the two M2.0 mm screws into the top plate.
6. mount the top plate on the insert body. Hold the top plate with the dangling threads and rotate the insert body 180 degrees. Mount from the top. 7.
Fit the black screw in the top plate and tighten firmly. 8.
Mount the insert on the arm using the tool provided. 9.
Mount the stylus with the protective cap on the body of the stylus.

Technical Specifications
Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec. - 5 mV
Channel balance at 1 kHz - 1 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz - 26 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz - 15 dB
Frequency range at - 3dB - 20-31.000 Hz
Frequency response - 20-20.000 + 2 / - 0 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force - 80 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral - 22 µm/mN
Stylus type - Nude Shibata
Stylus tip radius - r/R 6/50 µm
Tracking force range - 1.4-1.7 g (14-17 mN)
Tracking force, recommended - 1.5 g (15 mN)
Tracking angle - 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance - 1.2 kOhm
Internal inductance - 630 mH
Recommended load resistance - 47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance - 150-300 pF
Cartridge colour, body/stylus - Black/Black
Cartridge weight - 7.2 g
2M PnP MkII cartridge with integrated headshell weight - 20 g
2M PnP MkII cartridge with integrated headshell length - 52 mm
Replacement stylus unit - 2M Black (interchangeable with 2M Bronze)

Stylus life: with proper care, up to 1000 hours of stylus life is possible without degradation of performance.

Interchangeable with 2M series styli:

The 2M series motor, coil and magnet configurations are not identical: Red and Blue are identical, as are Bronze and Black, as are the true mono variants of the 2M Mono and 2M 78. Similarly, the 2M Series styles are interchangeable in the following combinations :

2M Red, 2M Blue and 2M Silver
2M Bronze and 2M Black
2M Mono and 2M 78
Package contents
1 x Stylus brush, carbon fibre
1 x Allen key Torx 6
1 x Allen key Torx 8
2 x Screw M2.0 x 6
1 x Stylus pressure gauge
1 x Socket spanner