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Ortofon Headshells
« on: November 18, 2019, 09:44:53 AM »
Ortofon headshells are an elegant and high quality solution for S-shaped tonearms



Ortofon headshells comprise of the highest quality materials and add unique distinction to your turntable.



SH-4 Headshells
Ortofon SH-4 headshells are high-quality, solid headshells for variety of applications

The SH-4 headshell has an ergonomic design with a long finger that is easy to pick-up. The big finger grip and shorter construction makes movement and placement of the headshell easy and visible.
The wire terminals on the rear side are also gold plated for better signal transmission.

Dimensions and weight:
Weight: 9.4g
Shell length: 51.5mm
Finger Length: 27mm



Ortofon LH-2000 headshell
The LH-2000 is a basic high quality headshell designed specifically for HiFi applications. Providing a clean, minimalist aesthetic, the LH-2000 is great for a wide variety of cartridges, e.g. the 2M Series and the MC High Output series.

Knowing the fundamental headshell dimensions will in a lot of cases make it easier to mount and align cartridge and tonearm correctly.



Ortofon LH-4000 headshell
The LH-4000 is a basic high quality headshell designed specifically for HiFi applications. Providing a clean, minimalist aesthetic, the LH-4000 is great for a wide variety of cartridges, specially recommended for the MC Quintet series.

Special features:

Azimuth adjustable, which is beneficial for optimal channel separation
Ergonomic fingerlift for easy handling



Ortofon LH-6000 headshell
The LH-6000 is a high quality headshell is recommended for the MC Windfeld Ti and the Cadenza Series. Its rounded front portion facilitates proper mounting and compliments each of these cartridges.



Ortofon LH-8000 headshell
The LH-8000 is a high quality handmade wood-based headshell with a polished brass finger lift. The highly attractive LH-8000 is perfect for a variety of cartridges, e.g. MC Jubilee, MC Windfeld, MC Windfeld Ti, MC Anna, MC Century, 2M Bronze and 2M Black.



Ortofon LH-9000 headshell
Exceptionally high quality carbon fiber headshell, the LH-9000 is made using carbon fiber resin for the elimination of unwanted resonances. The LH-9000 is perfect for a variety of high-end cartridges, e.g. Cadenza Series, MC A95, MC Anna, MC Windfeld Ti and MC Century.



Materials and features
The LH-10000 is an exceptionally high quality headshell made using a high performance Aluminum alloy with Zinc as the primary alloying element. The Aluminum alloy used for LH-10000 is strong, with strength comparable to steel. It has good fatigue strength and machinability, but offers more resistance to corrosion than many other Aluminum alloys.

LH-10000 features a precision machined slit on the top plate. A piece of Ortofon's special proprietary TPE (Thermo-Plastic Elastomer) compound with excellent damping properties is integrated into the slit. LH-10000 incorporates damping technology similar to the Ortofon TA-110 / TA-210 tonearms and the Xpression cartridge, promoting a further reduction in unwanted resonances.

LH-10000 applications
LH-10000 is fitted with the set of the most sophisticated lead wires identical to Ortofon LW-800S, composed of pure silver and silver coated wire. Silver coated wire transmits the very clear high tone signals, which brings the brilliant tonality.

LH-10000 is perfect for a variety of High-end cartridges, including the MC Anna, MC A95, MC Windfeld Ti, Cadenza Series, e.g. Cadenza Bronze as well as the historical MC A90, MC Windfeld, Kontrapunkt series and MC Jubilee.

The design and mechanical dimensions of LH-10000 offer an elegant and virtually plug and play solution between one of these Ortofon High-End cartridges and our TA-110 / TA-210 tonerams.

LH-10000 is azimuth adjustable, which is beneficial for optimal channel separation.

LH-1000 technical data
High performance Aluminium alloy with zink
Weight - 14.5 grams
Mounting distance - 42 mm
Mounting holes diam. - 2.7 mm


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Re: Ortofon Headshells
« Reply #1 on: November 18, 2019, 09:49:05 AM »
SH-4                 R580-00

LH-2000            R1310-00

LH-4000            R1790-00

LH-6000            R1980-00

LH-8000            R2510-00

LH-9000            R3590-00

LH-10000          R9410-00

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