An Easy-to-Use, Simple Stylus Force Gauge: Shure SFG-2 Ensures Your Tonearm Has the Correct Tracking Force, Prevents Mistracking and Excessive LP Wear
Easy to use, inexpensive, and indispensable for any analog setup, the Shure SFG-2 Stylus Tracking Force Gauge is a simple-to-use measuring device developed to give listeners a way to insure against the problems caused by improper tracking force settings. The latter include mistracking, excessive record and tip wear, and poor sound reproduction. Shure's guage 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 individually factory calibrated in order to provide a precise measurement of stylus tracking force.