VMN40ML Audio-Technica replacement for Audio-Technica ATN440MLa stylus

VMN40ML Audio-Technica replacement for Audio-Technica ATN440MLa stylus

Audio-Technica VMN40ML stylus for Audio-Technica ATN440MLa stylus
Updates sound quality and performance to higher specifications
Reproduces wide, extended frequency response with low distortion.
Special Stylus: 0.12 mil nude square micro-linear for superb tracing accuracy
Excellent tracking at 1.0- 1.8 grams, saving your LPs from undue wear
Low-mass aluminum cantilever for firm and sensitive response to grooves
Made in Japan by Audio-Technica


VMN40ML Audio-Technica replacement for Audio-Technica ATN440MLa stylus

Code: ATN440MLA

Upgrade stylus: See Related Products.
Product Info


The Audio-Technica VMN40ML is the latest stylus replacement for the ATN440MLa stylus and the AT440MLa cartridge.

Audio-Technica VMN40ML stylus specifications
- Type: VM
- Frequency response: 20 ~ 27,000 Hz
- Output voltage: 4.0 mV (1kHz, 5 cm/sec.)
- Channel separation: 30 dB (1kHz)
- Output balance: 1.0 dB (1kHz)
- Tracking force: 1.8 ~ 2.2 g (2.0 g standard)
- Static compliance: 40 × 10-6 cm/dyne
- Dynamic compliance: 10 × 10-6 cm/dyne (100Hz)
- Stylus: Nude Microline (2.2 × 0.12 mil)
- Cantilever: Aluminum tapered pipe
- Vertical tracking angle: 23 °

Note: Specifications are subject to change without notice.

Stylus Replacements
- Standard stylus:Audio-Technica VMN40ML Stylus
- Upgrade stylus: LP Gear N440MR Stylus
- Ultimate stylus: Audio-Technica VMN60SLC Stylus

Footnote 1: Neil Gader, The Absolute Sound 2015 Editors Choice Awards: Audio-Technica AT440MLa / AT150MLX (March 2015, Issue 251), 104. This is a summary of a full review from Issue 216 that describes these cartridges as offering their own authenticity and musical rewards over the long haul.
Footnote 2: David A. Rich, The Sensible Sound, Issue 112, May/June 2007
Footnote 3: Alberto De Roma, Audio VeeViews

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