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I need a new needle for my Garrard 40B turntable

The model is Garrard 40B and the cartridge number is C2 73347 but I don't know what type of needle it needs or where I can buy one. Please help!

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  • Jack Bax Sep 26, 2016

    The "C2" is the cartridge carrier insert which slides into the headshell of your 40B. The Stylus you're looking for is another story... Below, a photo of the cartridge which holds the stylus (the small block in which you fit the stylus).

    Upper photo: Garrard C2 Cartridge carrier
    Lower photo: Actual cartridge (black) with stylus (white). The latter tracks the record and is what you need depending the type of phono cartridge you're using.

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Contact this company and ask them if they have the correct replacement or a suitable equivalent?


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