AUDIO TECHNICA AT-ART1000 MC CARTRIDGE - THE DIRECT POWER SYSTEM

Here is the cartridge, that is more then interesting. Touraj Moghaddam from Vertere Acoustics highly praised its performance, which is probably related to the unique position of the coils (Direct Power System), that are very close to the cartridge compared to the usual MC cartridges.

Highlights

Handcrafted with Japanese precision refined over 54 years in cartridge design
Direct Power System renders the most subtle sonic detail and delivers unsurpassed transient response
Special line contact with diamond stylus construction has the ability to track the most complex record groove
Non-magnetic core coil with 3 ohms impedance
Lightweight solid boron cantilever for superior strength and controlled movement
Titanium body, expertly machined to provide solid, acoustic audio reproduction
The highest audiophile listening experience
Handcrafted in Japan