Clearaudio da Vinci v2 MC Phono Cartridge
A Phono Cartridge Worthy of the Reference-Level Analog Renaissance: Clearaudio da Vinci v2 MC Plays Music With Colorful Dynamics, Unshakable Imaging, and Stellar Tonal Balance
We'd like to believe that Leonardo da Vinci would own a handmade Clearaudio da Vinci v2 MC phono cartridge if he were alive. Such is the degree of musical detail, emotional engagement, colorful dynamics, precision-based craftsmanship wrought by this mechanically, magnetically, and electrically symmetrical instrument. Featuring wondrously light moving mass courtesy of its microscopic 24-karat gold coils and an eight-magnet array for incredibly focused flux density, da Vinci v2 delivers up to a 90dB dynamic range. Weighing just seven grams and outfitted with a rigid born cantilever, aluminum body, and Micro HD stylus, da Vinci v2 also touts excellently efficient resonance suppression via its 30-micron-thick ceramic coating. Practically immune to vibration, and designed to play music with impressive balance and unshakable image stability, da Vinci v2 represents the reference-grade renaissance of high-end analog sound.