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Ortofon 2MR Black (suits Rega turntables) Cartridge

Ortofon 2MR Black (suits Rega turntables) Cartridge

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Ortofon 2MR Black 

For an optimised fit on low-profile turntables & perfectly suited to Rega turntables

The Ortofon 2MR series is designed with a newly developed cartridge housing for optimised fitting on low-profile turntables. With its ultra-slim 3mm height reduction, seamless integration is guaranteed. The cartridge's slimline body eliminates the need for spacers or modifications, ensuring quick, easy mounting with just two screws.

Experience unmatched compatibility with all 2M styli and revel in the high-performance motor system featuring quad coils and split pole pins, exclusive to genuine Ortofon cartridges

Accuracy level

The 2M Black is the flagship of the series and it lives up to this with flying colours. You can hear every little detail in the music from every part of the spectrum. Just the way the artist intended.

With the 2M Black, you will not only hear the music, but you will sense the presence of the artist in the room while listening to your favourite records


The 2M Black is bestowed with a Shibata diamond that gives it contact with the vinyl's groove like nothing else. The slim, highly polished profile allows an exceedingly wide contact area to the groove walls and ensures notably detailed reproduction throughout the spectrum, including even the most high frequency groove information

Product Features

Newly developed low form factor cartridge housing within the famous 2M series:

  • Slimline cartridge body - Effectively eliminates the need for tonearm spacers, shims or modifications
  • 100% compatibility with the 2M styli - All Ortofon 2M styli fits on all 2MR cartridge models
  • Standard half inch mounting - Quick and easy mounting on the tonearms with just two screws
  • A complete series ranging from Mono to Premium: 2MR Red to High-end: 2MR Black LVB 250

2MR Black:

  • Nude Shibata diamond on an aluminium cantilever with a High-end Ortofon rubber damper
  • Quad coil motor system with four sliver-plated copper coils and four split pole pins
  • With 2MR Black you can hear every little detail in the music from every part of the spectrum.

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 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
  • 2MR cartridge weight - 6 g
  • 2M and 2M Verso cartridges weight - 7.2 g
  • 2M Pre-mounted cartridge weight - 16.7 g

*Reprint from manufacturers website.

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