The FC160 and FC152 are quality generic universal replacement stereo phonograph cartridges that can be adapted for many different record players and phonographs. They can replace many obsolete, hard to find or costly cartridges that were used in the 1940’s through the 1980’s. A great replacement for RCA 45 rpm type players. They are manufactured with quality in Japan, Awesome sound quality – crisp highs and thumping lows, these phonograph cartridges have it all. They even come with new needles offered in two choices *

  • LP on one side and LP on the other
  • LP on one side and 78 on the other

Use our new universal phonograph cartridge mounting kit for easier installation on your record player.

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Phonograph Cartridge FC160 - (blue)
  • Output: 650 mv
  • Ceramic Element
  • Stylus Force: 2-6 grams
  • Measurements: Body 1-1/6″L x 1/2″W x 5/16″H
  • Needle Tip Sizes available: .7mil/lp 3mil/78 rpm

Only $78.95 each

Phonograph Cartridge FC152 - (green)
  • Output: 450 mv
  • 1940’s – 1950’s phonographs (normally)
  • Ceramic Element
  • Stylus Force: 2-6 grams
  • Measurements: Body 1-1/6″L x 1/2″W x 5/16″H
  • Needle Tip Sizes available: .7mil/lp 3mil/78 rpm

Only $78.95 each

$78.95 each cartridge + $4.00 Shipping in USA

*The needles available for this cartridge are offered in two separate choices. Both needles come with two tips (flip over type). The first has a .7 mil (for LP-33/45/16 speeds) on both sides. The other has a .7 mil (for LP-33/45/16 speeds) on one side and a 3 mil (for 78 speed) on the other side. Please specify witch needle you will require when ordering. If you intend to play only 33/45 & 16 speed records, the LP/LP version #245/81 will be your best choice. If you plan on playing 78 speed records as well, then order the record player cartridge with the LP/78 needle #245/81-78.

Accessories available for FC phonograph cartridges

Replacement Needles
  • #245/81 LP tipped on both sides .7 mil & .7 mil – plastic shank $26.95
  • #245/81-78 LP & 78 tipped .7 mil & 3 mil – metal shank $39.95
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Mounting Kit

2 Great ways to place an order

1. Use our Online Order Page orders sent out 1-2 business days

2. Mail Check to:

FYLP,LLC
368 Clinton Street
Binghamton, NY 13905

Orders sent out 2-3 business days
When mailing a personal check please allow an additional 7 Business days after we receive it for checks to clear.

The FC cartridges are a UNIVERSAL type, they are not a direct replacement for most applications. Please double check to ensure fit before ordering. They are sold non-refundable unless otherwise noted.