Since its introduction more than 30 years ago, Audio-Technica's pioneering OC9 range of moving-coil cartridges has been appreciated by discerning vinyl listeners and professional critics for its musical transparency, sound expression and precise construction. Complex microlinear diamond profile that allows a higher frequency response, details like never before and limitation of internal groove distortion. The micro-line diamond profile offers reduced wear of the stylus.
It features bare microlinear stylus and boron cantilever which offers less distortion and high transient response
A neodymium magnet and a permendur yoke provide greatly increased magnetic energy
The threaded inserts in the cartridge body allow the cartridge to be mounted on the shell of the head or on the integral arm with just two screws - no nuts are needed
The aluminum body minimizes unwanted vibrations for reduced resonance and superior audio reproduction
The Pure Copper process by Ohno Continuous Casting (PCOCC) is used for the coils to obtain the