This cartridge is designed to replace the now long out of
production Astatic #51 ceramic cartridge.
A perennial favorite for converting 78 playing
"Golden-age" jukeboxes to lightweight-record friendly machines.
Also makes an excellent replacement for the crystal cartridges found
in Seeburg 146, 147 & 148 models and Rockola 1422 and 1426.
And for replacing defective or missing Astatic #51's used
in AMI A-E120 models and Rockola 1428-1465 jukes.
Available in two versions, one for 45's, one
Max recommended tracking pressure: 10 Grams
(Note: In rare cases fitment my require some modifications)
Cartridge comes complete with Sapphire needle and solder lugs as shown
Version #1 For
use with stereo or mono 45 RPM records (preloaded with .7 mil stereo
Version #2 For use with
original and reproduction 78 RPM records (preloaded with 2 mil needle)
Version #3 For use with
original 78 RPM records (preloaded with 3 mil needle)
#P51 78 RPM Replacement Needles
2 mil tip $7
Diamond 2 mil $14
Sapphire 3 mil tip $7
Diamond 3 mil $14
#P51 45 RPM Replacement Needles
Diamond .7 mil tip $9
Sapphire 1 mil tip $7