Koil MC


Brand new for summer 2022, Koil is Linn’s entry level moving coil cartridge and the perfect partner for Majik level LP12.

Koil delivers a performance upgrade from Linn’s moving magnet Adikt cartridge and is available as a standalone component or fitted to a complete Majik LP12 MC turntable for those who will be using a moving coil phono stage.

As with all Linn LP12 upgrades and components, this must be fitted by a qualified LP12 Specialist Retailer (Loud & Clear!). Get in touch to discuss.

In-store purchase only, please call 0141 221 0221 or email glasgow@loud-clear.co.uk to reserve/enquire.

A formidable, entry-level moving coil cartridge, Koil is a superb first step onto the ladder of premium moving coil cartridges. This Majik-level cartridge provides a step up in performance from Adikt; and is available either as an upgrade, or fitted as standard to a new Majik LP12 MC.

Choose Koil if you intend to use your Majik LP12 with a moving coil phono preamplifier. Upgrade from Adikt to progress your journey along the path to vinyl playback perfection.

Key features

  • Moving coil (MC)
  • Nude Microlinear Stylus
  • Low mass boron cantilever

Linn Koil MC on Krane

Technical Specifications

Entry-level moving coil cartridge
Stylus Type: Nude Microlinear
Cantilever: Boron
Coil Wire: Copper
Pin Connection Type: 1.2mm gold pin
Mounting Points: 2
Output Voltage: 0.4mV @ 5cm/s
Channel Balance at 1 kHz: 1.0dB
Channel Separation at 1kHz: 27dB
Load Resistance: 100 Ω
Load Capacitance: 100 nF
Tracking Force: 1.8-2.2 g (2.0 g nom)
Cartridge Mass: 7.6 g

Linn Ekstatik MC cartridge on Klimax LP12

Linn Ekstatik MC cartridge on Klimax LP12