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Introduction

A worn or damaged needle produces poor sound and destroys records. An average phonograph with a new needle spinning a clean record will produce concert quality sound with little distortion, producing a result very similar to the original.

The NP1 is a diamond stylus needle. The diamond needle is good for about 1,000 hours of playtime. The cartridge is made of durable ABS plastic. The NP1 Stylus needle plays 33 1/3, 45, and 78 RPM records.

Image 1/1: There will be a slight resistance.
  • With steady hands, gently tug the needle from its cartridge pulling downwards.

  • There will be a slight resistance.

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Image 1/1: Be careful not to touch the stylus tip when handling the tone arm. This is what plays your records.
  • Secure the new needle by gently snapping it upwards an inwards until it clicks into place.

  • Be careful not to touch the stylus tip when handling the tone arm. This is what plays your records.

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Conclusion

Test by playing a record. We suggest "Revolver" by the Beatles.

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