Ortofon OM5E Moving Magnet Cartridge

Ortofon

The OM 5E is a magnetic cartridge (MM) with an elliptical shaped stylus that provides balanced and distortion-free playback for general purpose applications. Taking performance a notch higher then the OM3 this cartridge is world renown for being incredible value.


Type: Cartridge & Stylus


Technical data
Output voltage at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec. 4 mV
Channel balance at 1 kHz 2 dB
Channel separation at 1 kHz 22 dB
Channel separation at 15 kHz 15 dB
Frequency range at - 3dB 20-25,000 Hz
Frequency response 20-20,000 Hz ± 2 dB
Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force 65 µm
Compliance, dynamic, lateral 20 µm/mN
Stylus type Elliptical
Stylus tip radius r/R 8/18 µm
Tracking force range 1.5-2.0 g (15-20 mN)
Tracking force, recommended 1.75 g (17.5 mN)
Tracking angle 20°
Internal impedance, DC resistance 750 Ohm
Internal inductance 450 mH
Recommended load resistance 47 kOhm
Recommended load capacitance 200-600 pF
Cartridge colour (body/stylus) Black/Black
Cartridge weight 5 g