Soundsmith

Delve Audio is proud to be associated with Peter Ledermann and his line of fixed coil cartridges.

When looking for the finest cartridges for your system, start with Sound Smith. There is a cartridge to fit every system and budget.

Zephyr MIMC ☆

New ES Series DEMS design!

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Otello

SS entry level design captures more than its share of recorded beauty — by design. Big soundstage, detail and resolution at an affordable price. Made in the USA. Rebuild Price? ~ $100 ~ Only 20% of MSRP, as always ! - The Otello features a 2 year warranty to the original owner.

Carmen mk II

New ES Series DEMS design!

Our Carmen design resolves high performance at an affordable price. A dramatic deep and wide soundstage, and ultra trackability.Made in the USA.Rebuild Price? ~ $199 ~ 20% of MSRP, as always ! - The Carmen mk II features a 2 year warranty to the original owner.Made in the USA.

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Aida

New ES Series DEMS design!

A triumph of Soundsmith Engineering, Stereophile Class “A” rated, a rarity at its price point – and for good reasons.

The Aida employs a Laser drilled Sapphire Cantilever and an ultra-low mass Line Contact Stylus - Made in the USA. Rebuild Price? ~ $350 ~ Less Than 20% of MSRP, as always ! - The Aida features a 2 year warranty to the original owner.

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Zephyr MK III

New ES Series DEMS design!

The Zephyr MK III [Zephyr Mark Three] formerly Zephyr MK II has achieved what no other cartridge has done since its inception; rapid recognition as a leading force in phono cartridge design and performance.Made in the USA.

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The Voice

New ES Series DEMS design!

"The Voice will wring every last drop of performance from it at a price that, in a world where most competitors go for two, three and four grand (up to ten large), is extremely reasonable and probably a great bargain. It is easily a reference quality cartridge with the added edge of being supremely musical, which is why Peter is going to have to pry this thing from my cold, bloody hand to get it back!"- James Darby, StereoMojo -- click here to read the complete original review --

Kudos, accolades and many “Product of the Year” awards. The pinnacle of High Output designs – from Soundsmith – of course. Since its introduction in 2009, The Voice has won numerous "product-of-the-year" awards... Each one hand crafted by Peter Ledermann - Made in the USA. Rebuild Price? $450 - Less than 20% of MSRP ! ~ The Voice features a 2 year warranty to the original owner.

Paua mk II

New ES Series DEMS design!

As it stands, the cartridge will be happily employed spinning records in the future, as we have added it to our reference fleet."

- Jeff Dorgay, TONE

The Paua MKII: adorned with sea shell to remind us of the beauty of the sounds of the world all around us. Nature healing nature.

Each one hand crafted by Peter Ledermann - Made in the USA. Rebuild Price? $550 - Less than 14% of MSRP ! ~ The Paua features a 2 year warranty to the original owner.

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Sussurro mk II

New ES Series DEMS design!

This cartridge is the real deal, and is very enthusiastically recommended." - Philip Holmes, Dagogo

The Sussurro mk II ~ critical design decisions, realized. Lowest internal mass. Best damping. Esoteric stylus and cantilever. If you need to stay in constant contact, your cartridge has arrived. Each one hand crafted by Peter Ledermann - Made in the USA. Rebuild Price? $650 - Less than 20% of MSRP ! ~ The Sussurro features a 2 year warranty to the original owner.

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Hyperion

New ES Series DEMS design!

"In my opinion, the new Hyperion is without question the finest magnetic cartridge made today. Looking forward to the next few weeks of final break in."

Find out why the Soundsmith Hyperion is the go-to cartridge for many of the world's most highly esteemed equipment manufacturers. Each one hand crafted by Peter Ledermann - Made in the USA. Rebuild Price? $850 ~ Less than 20% of MSRP - The Hyperion features an industry first: A 10 year free retipping service for stylus wear to the original owner.