Replacement for Akai RS-5 RS5 stylus
The replacement for the Akai RS-5 RS5 stylus is used with the Akai SMB-5 SMB5 phono cartridge. The stylus features a highly polished special elliptical diamond mounted on a thin-wall metal alloy cantilever. It offers excellent tracing capability and accurate rendition of voice and music.The color of the stylus varies. Please compare with your stylus and use this as a guide only since the cartridge and stylus may have been changed through the years.
Do not order the above stylus if it looks different from what you have or your stylus is missing. Instead, look at the info and marking on the existing cartridge and stylus and provide these to us. We need the brand and model number. Photos will also be helpful.
For upgrades and accessories that enhance sound quality and fidelity, refer to Related Products.
Great stylus, as described. Was not easy finding a replacement for an early 80's Akai table.