The Shure SFG-2 tracking force gauge accurately measures the stylus tracking force in order to minimize needle and vinyl wear, skipping, etc. The SFG-2 utilizes a calibrated beam balance that mounts between the platter spindle and cartridge and is designed to measure tracking forces from 0.5 to 3.0 grams in .05 gram increments. It's rolling beam pivots are engineered for minimal friction.
Shure SFG-2 Specifications:
Box Dimensions (LxWxH): 6.7 x 3.2 x 1.0"
Precise, 0.05 gram increment scale measures force of stylus on record
Prevents mistracking, excessive record and tip wear and poor sound reproduction
For use with all Shure and other brands of turntable stylus
Tracking force is measured with tone arm in actual playing position.