Brand: van den Hul


van den Hul DDT-2 Special MC Cartridge 0.65mV

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The production time for a DDT – II Special cartridge after ordering is about two weeks.

True Transmission Technology * Hybrid Design * Halogen-Free

THE DDT-II SPECIAL is a custom hand-built moving coil cartridge with VDH-type 1 tip, boron cantilever, matched crystal silver-wire coils and 0.65 mV/channel.

"Special" Designation

The designation "Special" in this cartridge's name indicates important improvements over its previous version:

  • The cartridge is equipped with a thicker frontpole and an extra small magnet, both further enhancing its resolution capabilities and output voltage.
  • The cartridge's name DDT stands for Depth, Detail and Timbre.

Technical Specifications

Stylus Shape VDH - I
Stylus Radius 3 x 85 Micron
Frequency Range 5 - 50.000 Hz
Tracking Force 13.5 - 15.0 mN
Static Compliance 28 Micron/mN
Tracking Ability 70 - 80 Micron
Output Voltage 0.65 mV RMS
Channel Unbalance < 0.75 dB
Channel Separation > 35 / > 30 dB
Stylus Tip Mass 0.35 Milligram
System Weight 8.2 Gram
Vertical Tracking Angle 22 Degrees
Load Impedance 200 Ohm
Moving Coil Resistance 9 Ohm +/- 10%

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