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 ma530mpReplaces these Needles:R1eR282R2002R530