Stylus for Stanton 881S cartridge
The replacement for the Stanton D81S needle stylus is used with the Stanton 881S phono cartridge. The stylus features a highly polished Vivid Line diamond bonded to a thin-wall Zualum tube cantilever for natural sound quality and superior tracing of record grooves. It results in superb accuracy and faithful reproduction of recorded voice, music and complex harmonic detail.
For a stylus replacement that offers improved sound quality and performance, refer to the Related Products.
(1) The cartridge needs to be aligned and set-up properly using an alignment protractor. Due to its special ability to reveal detail, if the cartridge is improperly aligned, you will hear distortion.
(2) We recommend that you detach the supplied brush. It's easier to align and optimize and it delivers better sound quality.