B&O Turntable/Cartridge Lookup Chart

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These are for BeoGram® "turntable only" Models - IF you have an "all-in one" B&O unit (radio, turntbale,cassette) look farther down for BEOCENTER listings as many Beograms and Beocenters have the same model number, but use DIFFERENT cartridges !
MODEL
NOTES
TYPE
Compatible Soundsmith Model Cartridges
Still Available New Old Stock
RX   5771 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
RX2   5831 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
TX tangential 5651 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
TX2 tangential 5911 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
1000     SP14A (rebuild only)  
1001     SP14A (rebuild only)  
1100   5705 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
1102   5715 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
1202     SP10A, SP12A (rebuild only)  
1203     SP14A (rebuild only)  
1500   older SP series (rebuild only)  
1500   5714 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
1600     SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
1602     SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
1700   5731 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
1800   5811 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
1900   5701 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
1902   5711 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
2000   5821 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
2200   5721 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
2202   5741 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
2400   5722 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
2402   5742 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
2404   5761 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
3000 Early version 52xx Stylus SS12
3000 tangential 5901/03/05 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
3300 tangential 5931/33/35 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
3400   5703 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
3404   5727 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
3500 tangential 5976/77/78 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
4000 tangential 5215 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
4002 tangential 5501/03/04/11/13/14/21/23/24 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
4004 tangential 5525/26/27 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
4500 tangential 5951/53/54/55 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
5000   5803 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
5005   5921 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
5500   5941 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
6000 tangential 5502/05/11/15 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
6000 tangential 5751 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
6002 tangential 5641/43/45/46 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
6006 tangential 5623/25/26/27 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
6500   5946 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
7000   5981 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
8000 tangential 5611/12/13/14/15/16/17 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
8002 tangential 5631/33/35/36/37 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
8500 tangential 5971/73 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
9000 tangential 5961/63/64 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
9500 tangential 5966/68/69/70 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
For BeoCenter® Models - that is - if you have an "all-in one" B&O unit (radio, turntbale,cassette, included) THIS IS YOUR LIST and you have a BEOCENTER Unit   - this is important as many Beograms and Beocenters have the same model number, but use DIFFERENT cartridges !
MODEL
NOTES
TYPE
Compatible Soundsmith Model Cartridges
Still Available New Old Stock
1800   2610 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
2000   2101 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
2002   2101 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
2200   2421 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
2800   2630 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
3300   1604 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
3600   2611 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
4600   2631 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
5000   1802 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
7000   1801 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
7002   1801 SMMC20CL+, SMMC20CL, SMMC20EN, SMMC20E  
7007   1821 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified
7700   1811 The Voice, SMMC1, SMMC2, SMMC3, SMMC4 Original MMC2 Soundsmith Modified

Rebuild / retipping services  - PLEASE use our page for RETIPPING -Click the link below
$295.95 + shipping (expect where noted)
  • MMC2 - REBUILD for lost channel or distortion (ONLY IF the stylus and cantilever are intact/not broken)
  • MMC1 - REBUILD for lost channel or distortion (ONLY IF the stylus and cantilever are intact/not broken) 
  • WE DO NOT rebuild the MMC5, MMC4, MMC3  - we do manufacture 5 models in this range
  • MMC10E and EN, MMC20E and EN (also MMC3000 - thru 6000) - We DO rebuild these for $150 or $250 ($150 for Bonded Elliptical stylus, $250 for Nude Elliptical stylus) - Please specify which you wish us to use
  • (For the MMC1 & 2's - we are often successful in our efforts, but if the stylus is worn, or if it is damaged during the rebuilding process and cannot be repaired, there is no charge. We do NOT rebuild the original MMC5, MMC4 or MMC3, or any other model of the SMMC20 series.
  • SP series styli - ($150 for Bonded Elliptical stylus, $250 for Nude Elliptical stylus)

Classic B&O® phono cartridges  
NOTE: The SP series (pictured below) were the only B&O® cartridges that replacement styli were available for. They are no longer available from B&O, but we can rebuild these for $150 with a Bonded Elliptical stylus, or for $250 with a Nude Elliptical stylus. Use our webpage for RETIPPING to arrange sending in yours.   

This cartrdige was used in early version of Model 3000 (type 52xx)!