Grado Labs Prestige 1 Series Green1 Phono Cartridge

Grado Labs

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The newly redesigned Black1 and Green1 have had their coil design reconfigured, and the effective moving mass of their generating system has been reduced by 17%. 

  • The Black1 and Green1 models use a three piece OTL cantilever technology, standard oxygen free wire in the coils and Grado's specially designed elliptical diamond mounted in a brass bushing. The Green1 model is selected from the Black1 production run and meets higher test specifications. Approximately 15% of the production run will meet these standards and become Green1 models.

    • Effective mass reduced by 17%
    • Three piece cantilever technology
    • 15% of production run models will be deemed to qualify for Green1 models.
    • Technical Specifications
  • Frequency Response: 10-50

    Principal: MI

    Channel Separation at 30

    Input Load: 47K

    Output at 1KHz 5CM/sec.: 5mV

    Recommended Tracking Force: 1.5

    Stylus Type: E

    Inductance: 45mH

    Resistance: 475

    Compliance CUs: 20

    Stylus Replacement: U

    Mounting: Half Inch Mount

    Weight: 5.5

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