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Magnesium Shell Kit (includes DL-103)


This MusiKraft shell kit comes assembled with a modified Denon DL-103 phono cartridge and the necessary wood inserts of your choosing. Refer to the web boutique to view all available options and accessories.


This shell kit can be fully customized to your musical and/or visual preference.MusiKraft chromate conversion treated magnesium shell kit: S-Mg103-COCOMusiKraft chromate conversion treated magnesium shell kit: S-Mg103-COCO


Offered in chromate conversion coating finish:

  • S-Mg103-COCO


Shell specifications:

  • Material: Magnesium alloy
  • Protective treatment: Chromate conversion coating to MIL spec
  • Finish: matte/iridescent
  • Color: Olive green
  • Size (LxWxH): 24 x 18 x 4.9mm
  • Shell weight (nude): 2.79g
  • Kit weight (with cart and wood inserts): 10.3g (min.) - 10.8g (max.)
  • Headshell mount: 1/2"
  • Headshell thread: 10 - M2.5 x 0.45
  • Cover depth clearance: 2.2mm (max.) (cover thickness is 2.4mm)
  • Screw Material: 304 stainless steel (all)

Material properties:

  • Density: 1.9 g/cm3


Denon DL-103 cartridge specifications:

  • Generating system: Moving coil (MC)
  • Coil material: copper
  • Mount: per EIA Standards, 1/2"


  • Stylus shape: conical
  • Tracking tip size: 16.5 microns
  • Cantilever: double structure light alloys


  • Playback frequency response: 20-45,000 Hz
  • Channel separation (1 kHz): > 25 dB
  • Channel sensitivity difference (1 kHz): < 1 dB
  • Output voltage (1 kHz, 50mm/sec. horizontal direction): 0.3 mV
  • Stylus pressure (vertical tracking force): 2.5 ±0.3 g
  • Compliance (on disc): 5 x 10-6 cm/dyne
  • Electrical impedance (1 kHz): 40 Ω/ohms ± 20 %
  • Recommended load resistance: 100Ω/ohms or more (except when transformer is provided



The MusiKraft pre-assembled shell kit comes with its customized jewel box and:

(1) pre-assembled kit including a shell, a modified Denon cart, and a wood insert set

(2) M2.5x3mm Stainless Steel 304 Pan Head Phillips screws for setting on headshell

(1) miniature Phillips screwdriver

(1) 0.7mm Allen hex key

(1) wooden pushrod tool for wood insert retrieval.

We include the original Denon package, chart, and brush


Options: additional wood inserts, extra screws or other accessories.

Audio MusiKraft's 24 species wood chart



Depending on you tonearm setup, this shell system may require heavier counterweight and slight modifications as of height or VTA compensation.



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