Are all Grado stylus interchangeable?
Not exactly that simple anymore, there’s a Red and the newer Red1, the stylus are interchangeable. The newer “1” Grados have improvements to both the stylus and cartridge body.
Can you replace the stylus on a moving coil cartridge?
Styli in Moving Coil (MC) cartridges are non-replaceable. To support our customers, who have accidentally damaged their cartridges or customers who have an out-of-warranty Moving Coil cartridge, Ortofon offers an Exchange service.
How long does a Grado stylus last?
With proper care we find that up to 1000 hours is possible without degradation of performance. The stylus does begin to exhibit changes after 1000 hours, but the stylus life as a whole is expected to top 2000 hours. Cleaning of record by means of carbon fiber brush before and after every use.
Can you replace the stylus?
The stylus wears out over time, so replace it after 1,000 hours of use or after 3-5 years, whichever comes first. Replacing the stylus will ensure that your sound remains accurate and your records stay safe.
Is the Grado diamond stylus ref 433cd compatible?
Replacement Diamond Stylus Ref 433CD compatible with Grado Stereo BT/BTR for BCR-S, BCR, BCT, BE, BT ceramic cartridges. Not Reviewed Be the first!
What are the new Grado phono cartridge series?
Formerly the Statement and Reference Series, the new Timbre Series combines every next generation mid-range wooden phono cartridge into a striking and powerful family. Producing a warm, impactful, and accurate sound, this hand-built lineup delivers a signal with more control and accuracy than they ever have before. Read more…
Can a sapphire stylus be used on a Grado stereo?
Replacement Sapphire Stylus Ref 433CS compatible with Grado Stereo BT/BTR for BCR-S, BCR, BCT, BE, BT ceramic cartridges.
How many coils are in a Grado cartridge?
These entry-level cartridges punch above their weight class. More than just a step up, our signature wooden cartridges have been a Grado staple for over twenty years. Our high-output line ravels 125 feet of coil into a small package to create a striking sound.