Nagaoka JT-80LB Phono Cartridge

In Stock, Available Now



Jeweltone MM Cartridge

For their 80th anniversary, Nagaoka have launched two new MM cartridges in the Jeweltone series: The Nagaoka JT-80BK (Black) and the JT-80LB (Lapis Blue). 

The JT-80LB (Lapis Blue) features a shiny blue underside and is the basic model of the series. It has an aluminum cantilever with a bonded elliptical diamond. Nagaoka describes the sound of the system as "open and powerful". 

Nagaoka JT80LB Phono Cartridge

Nagaoka is a formidable name in the world of phono cartridges. In fact, Nagaoka styli are still used by many world renowned companies under their private label. The company offers an impressive range across budget lines for every need. The precision craftsmanship and stringent quality control sets Nagaoka apart from all of its competitors.

Type: Moving Magnet

Cantilever: Aluminium

Stylus type: 0.4x0.7mm Ellipse / Diamond

Output voltage: 5 mV (5cm/sec)

Frequency characteristic: 20 - 20,000 Hz

Channel balance: 1.5dB or less

Channel separation: 23 dB at 1 kHz

Tracking force range: 1.3 - 1.8 g