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Mpingo Headshell damper / spacer for High-end analogue audio

About material : African blackwood (Mpingo)

-. Mpingo : Swahili name of African Blackwood ( Swahili : East African local language)
Botanical name : Dalbergia melanoxylon
Density(air-dry) : 1.3

-. Mpingo is much different species from Ebony wood.
Ebony : Botanical name : Diospyros spp. (Ebenaseae), about 200 kinds of species.
Density(air-dry) : 0.9~1.0

-. Mpingo is renowned for its lots of defects like cracks, splits, knots, worm holes, etc.
in the log itself, and so result in very poor cutting yield ratio to certain size.

-. Acoustic properties :
Its stability and lovely tonal qualities make it well-knownd as "The Tree of Music"
and it has often used for woodwind musical instrument traditionally like clarinets,
oboes, bagpipes.
Also, Mpingo is recognized already as outstanding resonant accessories to high-end
audiophiles worldwide

Check out my other listings for more Hi-fi gear, rare and vintage mostly japan made.
EG sansui Luxman yamaha marantz accuphase sony amps and turntables to list, will also be listing my bulk record collection as time permits 33/45s - keep an eye out! turntable , cartridges , phono stage etc also some A&R cambridge Rega spendor Kef harbeth rogers Vintage uk gear to come
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