Ortofon 2M Blue Stylus

Ortofon 2M Blue Stylus

"the transients and bloom of the string quartet were reproduced with no trace of coloration or smear. Superb transient articulation and dynamics. Competes with cartridges at double its price." 1

Stereophile Recommended Component Class C 2
Nude elliptical diamond for excellent tracing accuracy
Diamond tip r/R radii: 8/18 µm (.0003 x .0007 inch)
Smooth and capable of prismatic articulation


Ortofon 2M Blue Stylus


Lower cost exact substitute stylus: See 2m Blue 100 stylus in Related Products.
Product Info


The Ortofon 2M Blue Stylus features a nude elliptical diamond and is recommended for the Ortofon 2M Blue cartridge, to bring it back to its original specifications and performance.

The 2M Blue Stylus may also be used to upgrade the Ortofon 2M Red cartridge to 2M Blue performance.

Ortofon 2M Blue Stylus Specifications
-Output voltage @ 1kHz,5cm/sec.: 5.5mV
-Frequency response: 20Hz-20kHz + 2/-1dB
-Stylus type: Nude elliptical
-Stylus tip radius: .0003 x .0007 inch
-Tracking force range: 1.6-2.0g
-Tracking force, recommended: 1.8g


Footnote 1: "Recommended 500 Components", Stereophile, Vol. 39 No.10 (October 2016) 65.

Footnote 2: Ibid.

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