M44-7 Turntablist Record Needle

M44-7 Turntablist Record Needle

Engineered for scratch DJ's and turntablists. Designed not to skip under even the most demanding circumstances.

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Revived exactly the same as the original, this legendary battle needle offers ultra-high skip resistance and ultra-high output. The needle of choice for many champion DJ's worldwide.  Engineered for scratch DJ's and turntablists, the M44-7 is designed not to skip under even the most demanding circumstances. 


  • Combining the Shure unique wide-diameter Type S cantilever with a tracking force of 1.5 to 3.0 grams, the M44-7's rugged construction is highly durable, but will not unduly wear your vinyl.
  • With a 9.5 mV output, the M44-7 produces powerful, resonant sound. 
  • Skip Resistance: ultra high
  • Output: ultra high
  • Record Wear: ultra low
  • Sound Emphasis: big bass 
  • N44-7 Replacement Needle, Single, w/ Box, User Guide
  • N44-7Z Replacement Needle, 12 Pack, Mounted on card
Frequency Response Essentially flat from 20 to 20,000 Hz
Tracking Force Range 1.5 to 3 grams
Weight 6.7 grams

Additional specifications are available in the user guide.

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User Guides

File Language Type File Size
DJ Cartridges User Guide Chinese-Simplified, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese, Spanish PDF 668 kb

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