Pick-It DS2 Moving Coil Cartridge


Moving Coil cartridges are a must for the true audio enthusiast. The dynamic, detailed sound from an MC cartridge features next-to-no distortion, offering a musical experience that's far beyond what moving magnet cartridges can achieve.

The Pro-Ject Pick-It DS2 is their finest cartridge offering, designed to complement the high-performance DS2 series. Their phono stages are regarded as some of the finest available, and the Pick-It DS2 will work harmoniously with the Phono Box DS2, Tube Box DS2 and the Phono Box RS.

Sporting a naked elliptical stylus, the Pick-It DS2 will cut through surface noise to reveal astounding new qualities in your most beloved records. Featuring a vintage-inspired texture that harkens back to the enamel cartridges of yore, the Pick-It DS2 is nonetheless a thoroughly modern product. The selective laser sintering (SLS) process ensures a resonance-free body with lovely, understated styling to delight the discerning eye.

Technical Specifications
Needle type Naked elliptical
Weight 9 g
Stylus tip radius 8/18 µm
Frequency Response 20 - 24.000 Hz
Output Voltage 0.5 mV
Channel separation 25dB @ 1kHz
Compliance dynamic/lateral 14 µm/mN
Tracking force range 2.0-2.5 g
Recommended tracking force 2.2 g
Tracking angle 20°
Spool material Pure 4N Cu
Recommended load resistance 20 Ω