Ortofon 2M Blue 100th Anniversary Edition Replacement Stylus (Blue)

Model: 2MBLUST100 UPC: 5705796180114 Item: 170449


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Ortofon 2M Blue 100th Anniversary Edition Replacement Stylus Overview

For optimum enjoyment of your record collection, get into the groove and replace your turntable stylus when it's worn down or becomes bouncy. A new turntable needle enables direct contact with your vinyl to give you better sound. The type of turntable cartridge you choose will impact tone greatly. The Ortofon 2M Blue 100th Anniversary Edition Replacement Stylus will give you a balanced sound on vinyl, one that's tone is satisfying and full ranging. The 2M Blue record player needle features an improved engine with 5.5 mV output, a nude elliptical diamond, and split pole pins with copper wire for a dynamic, open sound you're going to love. What it does best is reproduce natural sound, including all the nuances and a full range of tones, so your listening experience is everything it's meant to be.

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In October 2018, Ortofon celebrates 100 years of business in the audio industry. Reaching 100 years is an accomplishment that Ortofon wanted to celebrate. Behold the 2M Blue Replacement Stylus 100th Anniversary Edition!

Product highlights

  • Moving magnet turntable cartridge
  • Nude Elliptical turntable stylus retrieves information from the groove with a higher accuracy
  • Frequency range: 20 - 25.000 Hz
  • Frequency response: 20 - 20.000 Hz +2/-1 dB
  • Output voltage: 1 kHz 5 cm/sec: 5.5 mV
  • Tracking ability at 315 Hz (at recommended tracking force): 80 micrometer
  • Compliance, dynamic, lateral: 20 micrometer/mN
  • Tracking angle: 20 degrees
  • Split pole pins offer flat frequency response similar to that of a moving coil (MC) cartridge
  • Recommend for 2M Blue cartridges and interchangeable with 2M Red cartridges
  • Considered an upgrade for the 2M Red cartridge
  • 2M Blue offers improved dynamics and resolution, sounds more open and reproduces greater details  
  • Features the same technical specifications as the original 2M Blue
  • World Wide Stereo 60-day guarantee and product support



  • Frequency range: 20 - 25,000Hz
  • Frequency response: 20 - 20,000Hz 2/0dB
  • Tracking ability at 315Hz at recommended tracking force - 80µm
  • Compliance, dynamic, lateral: 20μm/mN
  • Stylus type: Nude Elliptical
  • Stylus tip radius: r/R 8/18μm
  • Equivalent stylus tip mass - 0.5mg
  • Tracking force range: 1.6 - 2g (16 - 20mN)
  • Tracking force, recommended: 1.8g (18mN)
  • Tracking angle: 20°
  • Recommended for the following cartridges
    • 2M Blue
    • Interchangeable with 2M Red

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  • 2M Blue 100th Anniversary Edition Replacement Stylus (Blue)


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I felt it was time to replace my 2M Red after a few years of service and went with the Blue
Evel on Dec 7, 2018
I felt it was time to replace my 2M Red after a few years of service and went with the Blue
Evel on Dec 7, 2018
What is the difference between the 100th anniversary replacement stylus and the original replacement stylus?
A shopper on Dec 28, 2018
  Nothing except for the anniversary designation. It's identical mechanically.