The Shure SFG-2 Stylus Force Gauge is an easy-to-use tool from that helps you get the perfect tracking force settings on your stylus. Finding the right settings is important to not only get great sound reproduction but also prevents against mistracking, and excessive record and stylus tip wear. The gauge is a highly accurate beam balance instrument designed to measure the actual downward force exerted by a stylus on a record over the range of 0.5 to 3.0 grams. Each gauge is hand calibrated and displays readings in 0.05 gram increments in order to provide a precise measurement of stylus tracking force. Can be used with any turntable stylus.
- accurately measures force of stylus on a record
- proper tracking force settings prevents mistracking, record wear and stylus tip wear
- can be used with any stylus