Hana SL - Low Output Moving Coil Phono Cartridge
Meaning “Brilliant and Gorgeous” in the Japanese language, “華”, Hana moving coil cartridges are affordably priced and supply the most “Brilliant and Gorgeous” performance to audiophile customers for their budget.
The Hana SL is the most reviewed and awarded Hana cartridge to date. It is distinguished by its black body and a Shibata stylus expertly mounted to its aluminum cantilever. The Hana SL features tighter channel balance, greater channel separation, and improved high-frequency extension.
The Hana SL Moving Coil cartridge has a nude natural diamond Shibata-stylus, capable of excellent high frequency response, and use high rigidity aluminum cantilevers with cross-shaped armatures offering supreme transparency and excellent tracking ability. The body is manufactured from a composite low resonance plastic material in black.
The SL (Shibata Low output) offers 0.5mv/1KHz output.
The Hana Series has been developed with significance placed on easy use and set-up, as well as high performance reproduction. Hana’s high output versions, EH and SH, supply 2mV output, so that they can be directly connected to MM phono input for vinyl reproduction.
Hana cartridges are Made in Japan
- Model: Hana SL
- Stylus: Nude Diamond Shibata
- Cantilever: Aluminum
- Output Level: 0.5mV/1kHz
- Output Balance: <1.5dB/1kHz
- Vertical Tracking Force: 2 gr.
- Tracking ability: 70μm/2gr.
- Channel Separation: 28dB/1kHz
- Frequency Response: 15~32,000Hz
- Impedance: 30Ω/1kHz
- Suggested Load Impedance: >400Ω
- Cartridge Weight: 5 gr.
- Body Color: Black