Ortofon 2M 78 PnP - plug and play headshell with built-in MM cartridge for turntables (grey / for shellac records / Moving Magnet / for moderate tonearm)

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    for playback of 78 rpm shellac records
    easy installation
    very universal
    exemplary neutral sound
    plays dynamic and captivating
    good room picture
    very good sampling process
    for light and medium heavy tonearm types
    convertible into another 2M system by replacing the needle carrier
    very good value for money
    we are specialized dealer for Ortofon products - your authorized dealer in Leipzig

Product Description

Plug and Play headshell with integrated pickup is a elegant and practical solution for customers who wish direct and easy mounting and replacement on their tonearm.

The cartridge has a somehow neutral sound, but doesn't act sterile. It's fun listening to dynamic and thrilling sound at a surprisingly good room picture. The versatile cartridge system harmonizes with all known tonearms that are not built too light.

You will get only genuine goods from the German distribution!


Ortofon - 2M 78 PnP - plug and play headshell with built-in MM cartridge for turntables
Produktname / Product name: 2M 78 PnP
Hersteller / Manufacturer: Ortofon
Tonabnehmer-Typ / Pickup type: MM (Moving-Magnet)
Ausgangsspannung / Output voltage: 4,0 mV*
Verstärkeranschluss / Amplifier connection: Phono MM
Kanalabweichung bei 1 kHz / Channel deviation at 1 kHz: -
Übersprechdämpfung bei 1 kHz / Crosstalk at 1 kHz: -
Übersprechdämpfung bei 15 kHz / Crosstalk at 15 kHz: -
Frequenzbereich / Frequency range: 20-20.000 Hz
Frequenzgang / Frequency response: 20-18.000 Hz +3/-1dB
Abtastfähigkeit bei 315 Hz / Tracking ability at 315 Hz: 70 µm**
Nadelnachgiebigkeit / Needle compliance: 18 µm/mN
Empfohlener Tonarm-Typ / Recommended tonearm type: leicht und mittelschwer
Abtastdiamant / Stylus type: sphärisch / spherical
Verrundung / Rounding: R 65µm
Auflagekraftbereich / Tracking force range: 16-20 mN (1,6-2,0 g)
Empfohlene Auflagekraft / Recommended tracking force: 18 mN (1,8 g)
Abtastwinkel / Scanning angle: 20 Grad
Gleichstromwiderstand / DC resistance: 700 Ohm
Induktivität / Inductance: 350 mH
Empfohlener Abschlusswiderstand: / Recommended load impedance: 47 kOhm
Empfohlene Abschlusskapazität / Recommended load capacity: 150-300 pF
Gehäusematerial / Housing material: Noryl/Glas-Verbundwerkstoff / noryl/glass composite
Gewicht des 2M / Weight of 2M: 7,2 g
Gewicht des 2M PnP / Weight of 2M PnP: 23 g
Besonderheit / Special feature: Mono-Generator / mono-generator ; für Schelllackplatten / for shellac records
Ersatz-Nadeleinschub / Replacement needle insertion: Stylus 2M 78


  • *at 1000 Hz, 5cm/sec.
  • **at recommended tracking force
  • Version 2M - mounting with screws from above.
  • Version 2M Verso - mounting with grub screws from the bottom.
  • Version 2M Verso comes with two additional screws for Thorens headshell.
  • Version 2M PnP integrated headshell with SME connection.

Scope of Delivery

  • 1 x Ortofon - 2M 78 PnP - plug and play headshell with built-in MM cartridge for turntables
  • 1 x mounting kit
  • 1 x integrated headshell (with built-in cartridge) with SME connection
  • 1 x manual

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