The Altair is a top-of-the-line MC cartridge made by the Switzerland based Reto Andreoli from MicroMagic (also known as Bluelectric). Reto Andreoli is by many considered as one of the leading analog specialists in the world. Newprice for the Altair is 17.800 euro (pricelist is available, now this cartridge in excellent condition can be bought for 3.750 euro.
- Cantilever is made of anodized aluminum
- Housing is PMMA impregnated
- Output voltage: 0.42 mV at 1 kHz
- Recommended load impedance:> 110 ohms
- Tracking force: 2.0 – 2.5 g
- Weight: 12.5 g