Pioneer PL455 replacement Stylus

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thunderhead
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Pioneer PL455 replacement Stylus

Post by thunderhead » 20 Jul 2019 17:19

Thanks for the add
I finally pulled my old turntable out to listen to some of my old albums and I need to replace the stylus.Any help would be appreciated.The turn Table is a Pioneer PL455.Anyone know what stylus I need?
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Pauw
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Re: Pioneer PL455 replacement Stylus

Post by Pauw » 20 Jul 2019 18:08

I think it would be best if, you posted a picture or two of the whole cartridge. :D

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Re: Pioneer PL455 replacement Stylus

Post by themisto462 » 20 Jul 2019 21:18

I think, it could be from an Empire cartridge - possibly from a 200E.

https://cdn03.plentymarkets.com/x8owdo1 ... achbau.jpg
https://www.hifido.co.jp/photo/14/206/20607/a.jpg

(Picture from the www)

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Re: Pioneer PL455 replacement Stylus

Post by Pauw » 20 Jul 2019 21:27

Yes it looks like an Empire 200E.

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Re: Pioneer PL455 replacement Stylus

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Re: Pioneer PL455 replacement Stylus

Post by thunderhead » 21 Jul 2019 04:10

Thanks for the reply.It does say empire on the front of the stylus housing

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