INSPIRED BY A CHALLENGE

The main idea pursued by designing the Donatello MC cartridge was simply to engineer the best sounding cartridge of its category, enabled by a solid machined duraluminium body and light enough to be handled by any tonearm. After two years of continuous research, the results exceeded our highest expectations. With its sophisticated computer modeling design, the body made of machined duraluminium weighs only 7 grams.

The Donatello is perfectly damped to help the cantilever achieve the best tracking ability. Its high-precision micro elliptical diamond stylus-tip, designed for top audio performances, will let you enjoy even the smallest musical details.

 

TWO MODELS

The Donatello cartridge is available in two models: Gold with a low output level and Red with a high output level to be easily driven by MM phono stages as well.

Technical specifications

TYPE

MC Low Output Phono Cartridge

OUTPUT LEVEL

0.5mV

FREQUENCY RESPONSE

10-40000Hz

IMPEDANCE

40Ω

SUGGESTED LOAD

470Ω

COMPLIANCE

12×10-6cm/dyne

CHANNEL SEPARATION

24dB

CHANNEL BALANCE

< 1dB

SUGGESTED TRACKING WEIGHT

1.8g to 2.1g

CANTILEVER

Aluminium

DIAMOND

Micro Elliptical

COIL WIRE

Copper

MAGNET

Samarium-Cobalt

MOUNTING HOLE DIAMOND DISTANCE

9mm

WEIGHT

7g

BODY

Duraluminium alloy gold with black logo

TYPE

MC High Output Phono Cartridge

OUTPUT LEVEL

1.8mV

FREQUENCY RESPONSE

10-35000Hz

IMPEDANCE

140Ω

SUGGESTED LOAD

47KΩ

COMPLIANCE

12×10-6cm/dyne

CHANNEL SEPARATION

24dB

CHANNEL BALANCE

< 1dB

SUGGESTED TRACKING WEIGHT

1.8g to 2.1g

CANTILEVER

Aluminium

DIAMOND

Micro Elliptical

COIL WIRE

Copper

MAGNET

Samarium-Cobalt

MOUNTING HOLE DIAMOND DISTANCE

9mm

WEIGHT

7g

BODY

Duraluminium red with white logo

DONATELLO GOLD

990,00€

DONATELLO RED

690,00€

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