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Shelter 501 MK3 MC Phono Cartridge: Harmonizing Finesse with Musicality

Experience Musical Delight


Discover the artistry of vinyl with the Shelter 501 MK3 MC phono cartridge. Crafted to strike the perfect balance between detail and musicality, this mid-output moving coil (MC) cartridge promises an enchanting and natural listening experience.


Key Features:

  • High-Rigidity Ebony Wood Body: Crafted for purity, the ebony wood body minimizes unwanted resonances, laying the groundwork for a pristine sonic canvas.

  • Micro Ridge Diamond Stylus: Revel in detail without compromise. The refined Micro Ridge diamond stylus captures the nuances of your vinyl recordings while ensuring longevity.

  • Aluminum Clad Boron Cantilever: Enjoy accuracy with warmth. The combination of aluminum-clad boron provides rigidity for precise tracking and a touch of warmth for a natural sonic presentation.


Sonic Performance:

Immerse yourself in musical enchantment as the Shelter 501 MK3 reveals the soul of your vinyl collection. Its detailed yet smooth and engaging sound captures the emotional nuances of your music, offering a clear, well-defined soundstage with precise instrument placement.


Important Considerations:

  • Mid-Output Versatility: With its mid-output design, the Shelter 501 MK3 offers enhanced compatibility across a wide range of phono stages, ensuring seamless integration into diverse high-fidelity setups.

  • Optimal System Matching: Elevate your listening experience by pairing the Shelter 501 MK3 with quality turntables and phono stages, amplifying its capabilities and musicality.


Who is this cartridge for?

The Shelter 501 MK3 MC is a versatile choice for audiophiles who seek a natural and engaging listening experience. Ideal for enthusiasts of both classical and contemporary music, it offers detailed yet musically pleasing sound reproduction, enriching every moment of your vinyl journey.

Shelter 501 MK3 MC Phono Cartridge

R28 800,00Price
  • Type:
    Moving Coil Cartridge

  • Body:
    High Rigidity Ebony Wood

  • Coil:
    Permalloy laminated core with 6N-OFC wire

  • Stylus:
    Micro ridge diamond (nude mounted) on a Boron cantilever

  • Output:

  • Impedance:

  • Frequency Response:
    20Hz - 20kHz

  • Channel Separation:
    25dB (at 1kHz)

  • Compliance:
    12 x 10-6cm/dyne

  • Weight:


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