Acoustical Systems ASTRON LEMC

The best of the best of the Archon; each Archon cartridge is tested and the top 18 are turned into Astron Cartridges. The Astron features additional dampening and it features a constellation pattern handcrafted and inlay-ed with 24kt Gold. Specifically designed for listening to classical music the Astron has only 18 cartridges built each year.


Features!

Only 18 samples are made each year

Features a constellation pattern handcrafted and inlay-ed with 24kt Gold.

The astron gives a sonic picture as if you were the music supervisor.

These are the "best of the best" of the archon - taken to new sonic heights and fine-tuned to the utmost.

Acoustical Systems ASTRON LEMC

* 0.5 mV output

* silver coils

* ultra-rigid special dampened titanium “Timet 1100” corpus with 24ct Gold inlays*

* static compliance 17-19 mm/N (18°C to 30°C) * * 16 to 20 mN tracking force range * 17 to 18 mN recommended tracking force *

* channel balance better 0.5 dB / at 1 kHz * channel separation 28 dB *

* frequency response 15 Hz to 32 kHz +/- 2 dB * Shibata EVO stylus *

* internal resistance 8 Ohms * load resistance 40-1000 Ohms *

* cantilever C37-coated tempered aluminum * * cartridge weight only 11.5 grams *