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AR XA Headshell with AT-VM95E Cartridge

AR XA Headshell with AT-VM95E Cartridge

Pat's Audio XA Headshell plus a new Audio Technica AT-VM95E cartridge for the Acoustic Research AR XA and AR XB turntable models. This is a great combination of headshell and cartridge which will get you up and running immediately. The Audio Technica AT-VM95E cartridge has great reviews and is a perfect match for the AR XA tonearm.

Features of our superior XA Headshell include:

  • perfect size and fit

  • reinforced neck with durable threads that won't crack off

  • full length spring-loaded gold plated contact pins

  • threaded brass screw inserts that won't strip or mis-thread like wire inserts

  • silver coated multi-strand wires with high quality silver based solder connections

  • premium alloy round barrel cartridge tags - soldered and never crimped

  • six pairs of progressive length screws

  • detailed instructions

The AT-VM95E specs:

  • Frequency Response 20-22,000 Hz

  • Channel Separation >20 dB at 1 kHz

  • Tracking Force Range 1.8-2.2 grams

  • 2.0 grams (20 mN) recommended tracking force

  • Recommended Load Impedance 47,000 ohms

  • Output 3.3 mV (1 kHz, 5 cm/sec)

  • Channel Balance within 2.0 dB

  • Stylus Type 0.3 x 0.7 mil elliptical diamond stylus

  • Cantilever Aluminum pipe

  • Mount Half-inch

  • Replacement Stylus AT-VMN95

If you need assistance with any aspect of your AR turntable feel free to inquire. As longtime trusted, knowledgeable, and respected turntable service and repair experts we'll be glad to help. That's something we guarantee other sellers can't do for you.

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