Specifications for ARGO i

  • Frequency range : 10Hz - 50kHz
  • Cantilever system : Boron rod cantilever, and natural diamond, Ogura-manufactured, Lyra original line-contact stylus (3 x 70 micrometers profile)
  • Channel separation : 30dB or better at 1kHz
  • Internal impedance : 4 ohms
  • Output voltage : 0.45 mV (5.0cm/sec, zero to peak, 45 degrees)
  • Cartridge weight (without stylus cover) : 6.4g
  • Compliance : Approx. 12 x 10-6 cm/dyne at 100Hz
  • Centerline through mounting holes to stylus tip : 9.5 mm
  • Recommended tracking force : 1.7 - 1.8 g
  • Recommended impedance : 100 ohms to 47 kohms