This VM95 Series cartridge with 2.7 x 0.26 mil Shibata stylus fits half-inch mount turntables.

The cartridge offers excellent channel separation and low distortion for outstanding tonal quality.

The durable, low-resonance housing includes threaded inserts that enable the cartridge to be mounted to the headshell with just two screws - no nuts required. And since all VM95 Series share the same body, the stylus can be replaced with any of the six interchangeable AT-VMN95 replacement styli.

Key Features
- VM95 Series dual magnet cartridge with 2.7 x 0.26 mil Shibata stylus
- VM dual magnet construction
- Aluminium cantilever
- Durable low-resonance polymer housing
- Threaded inserts - can be mounted to headshell with just two screws
- Compatible with any AT-VMN95 replacement stylus
- Includes mounting hardware


Moving Magnet (MM)

The AT-VM95SH is equipped with dual moving magnets that are positioned to match the left and right channels in the stereo record groove for outstanding channel separation and extended frequency response.

Shibata stylus

Originally developed for playing 4 channel vinyl records that demanded superior high-frequency reproduction capabilities, a Shibata stylus offers greater detail in high frequencies as well as rich mid and low frequency information.



  • Frequency Response: 20 to 25,000 Hz
  • Channel Separation: 23 dB (1 kHz)
  • Output Channel Balance: 1.5 dB (1 kHz)
  • Output Voltage: 3.5 mV (at 1 kHz, 5 cm/sec)
  • Vertical Tracking Angle: 23 degrees
  • Vertical Tracking Force: 1.8-2.2g (2.0g standard)
  • Stylus Construction: Nude Square Shank
  • Stylus Shape: Shibata 2.7 x 0.26 mil
  • Cantilever: Aluminium pipe
  • Coil Impedance: 3.3 k ohms (1 kHz)
  • Coil Inductance: 550 mH (1 kHz)
  • Recommended Load Impedance: 47,000 ohms
  • Recommended Load Capacitance: 100 to 200 pF
  • Cartridge Weight: 6.1g
  • Dimensions: 17.2mm H x 18.9mm W x 28.3mm D
  • Mount: Half-inch
  • Replacement Stylus: AT-VMN95SH. Also compatible with any AT-VMN95 replacement stylus


  • Two 11mm installation screws
  • Two 8mm installation screws
  • Two washers
  • Non-magnetic screwdriver


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