Rega Aphelion 2 Cartridge - Ultra Sound & Vision
Rega Aphelion 2 Cartridge - Ultra Sound & Vision
Rega Aphelion 2 Cartridge - Ultra Sound & Vision
Rega Aphelion 2 Cartridge - Ultra Sound & Vision

    Rega Aphelion 2 Cartridge

    R 88,990.00

      Rega Aphelion 2 Cartridge

       

       

      Aphelion 2 is the 4th generation of our unique handmade moving coil cartridges. Taking the technology developed from the original Aphelion and the latest Apheta 3 to the next level, our engineers have now fine-tuned every aspect of the original designs.

       
      Features

      • Graded zero tolerance black anodised aluminium body
      • Boron rod cantilever
      • ‘Fine line’ profile, nude diamond stylus
      • Iron micro cross and coil assembly making one of the worlds smallest MC generators
      • Worlds most powerful minaturised neodymium magnet
      • High specification fine wire 0.018 mm
      • Lifetime warranty against manufacture defects

      The Ultimate in Micro Engineering and Design

      The Aphelion 2 is the ultimate in micro engineering and design. Our unique hand-wound micro cross and coil assembly is built directly onto a Boron rod cantilever. The advanced ‘fine line’ profile nude diamond is then mounted through 90 degrees which offers extreme levels of stiffness and control over the stylus. This design requires a ‘zero tolerance’ approach to engineering to achieve the highest level of performance from a Rega cartridge to date. Designed to complement the reference range of Rega turntables including the Naiad.

      Rega’s Moving Coil cartridge design is unique in its approach to achieving an ultra-low mass generator which is undamped (no tie wire) using a unique rhomboid pivot for the cantilever powered by a purpose designed, exclusive to Rega, Neodymium magnet system. This type of design requires a zero-tolerance engineered cartridge body which is Rega’s area of expertise and with the Aphelion 2 these bodies are machined from one piece of the highest quality aluminium. This is a difficult and expensive process requiring all of Rega’s years of experience to achieve. In particular, the “zero” tolerancing of the body is required in the alignment and dimension of the pivot pad mounting hole and the magnet mechanism mounting hole relationship.

       

      Specifications: 

      Tracking Pressure  1.9 g
      Input Load Impedance 100 Ω
      Output Impedance 10 Ω
      Nominal Output Voltage 350 μV
      Channel Balance ≥ 10 μV
      Separation ≥ -29 dB
      Mass 6 g

       

      Color: Blue, Purple, White
      Size: 20, 24
      Material: 100% Polyester

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