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Pearwood Celebration II

US Retail $2,799.00

For over five years SUMIKO has provided the Celebration Pearwood Signature to music lovers seeking the musical experience of the finest and most expensive phono pickups at a more reasonable cost. New advances in material technology and construction techniques have allowed for a significant improvement in sound quality and have resulted in the creation of this new Mark II version.

Improvements to the original Pearwood Celebration include a brand new handcrafted Pearwood cartridge body, refined long-grain boron cantilever, and most notably a new ultra low-mass Ogura Jewel Co. P9 Stylus (Vital Design). In addition, a new, machined billet Teflon back plate features custom hollow and tapered brass mounting pins for ease of installation. These refinements result in a cartridge that offers more extended high frequencies along with bass extension and an extremely articulate mid-band range. . The Pearwood Celebration II embodies all the virtues that over 25 years of experience in designing and distributing the finest in analog products.

TECHNICAL SPECIFICATIONS

Cartridge Type:
Moving Coil

Suspension:
Synthetic Rubber

Frequency Response:
10Hz-40Khz +/- 1.5dB

Output Voltage/Channel:
0.5mV (3.54 cm/sec., 1kHz)

Channel Separation:
30dB @ 1kHz

Channel Balance:
0.5dB @ 1kHz

Optimum Tracking Force:
2.0 grams

Tracking Force Range:
1.9 ­ 2.2 grams

Dynamic Compliance:
(x10-6 cm/dyne)12

Internal Impedance:
30 Ohms

Capacitance Range:
100 ­ 300 pf

Cantilever:
Long grain Boron

Stylus Size/Shape:
Ultra low-mass Ogura Jewel Co. P9 Stylus

Output Terminals:
Unique gold plated tapered brass pins

Load Impedance:
100-1k Ohms

Cartridge Weight:
7.0 grams

Mounting System Standard:
0.5” hole spacing, threaded M2.5