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pi·e·zo·e·lec·tric

(pī'ĕ-zō-ē-lek'trik),
Pertaining to piezoelectricity.

piezoelectric

the generation of electricity in response to mechanical stimulation. See ultrasonography.
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Non-new-technology items fall under the following categories: Power amplifiers, pre amplifiers, tuners, turntables, tonearms, and phono cartridges.
Its range of adjustments make getting good performance from a variety of different phono cartridges easy.
The penlike shapes of the phono cartridges and styli make their actions seem a delicate form of drawing--or, better, to be drawing sound out of matter.
If you want to AB a cartridge, you need two matched tables and two copies of the same record and perhaps two matched phono preamps (since switching between phono cartridges adds switch capacitance and can create large impulses).
With the card the unit has a discrete phono section and it can be configured for either moving coil or moving magnet phono cartridges.
Celebrating "50 Years of Passionate Listening" in 2012, Audio-Technica is renowned worldwide for a broad range of consumer and professional audio products, including high-performance headphones, microphones, wireless systems, turntables and phono cartridges.
Celebrating 49 years of audio excellence, Audio-Technica is renowned worldwide for a broad range of consumer and professional audio products, including high-performance headphones, microphones, wireless systems, turntables and phono cartridges.