OBSOLETE FOREVER you will be best served to replace the entire cartridge.
You will receive a Genuine Micro-Acoustics replacement R-530 'micro point needle as pictured above.
• "DEZ" micro-point nude diamond tip.
• .7 - 1.4 grams tracking pressure.
• 'micro-point needles have more efficient contact with the surface of the record than a conical or even an elliptical tip.
• Original needle color is usually: BLACK/SILVER
Top of the line replacement for these cartridges:
QDC-1e QDC-1s 282-e 2002-e 530-mp ma530mp
Replaces these Needles: