From: Kevin P. Mostyn <[log in to unmask]> >I recently tried to order some more custom styli from Expert Stylus for a >Stanton 500 but was informed that Stanton has essentially left the phono >cartridge business, at least for now and perhaps forever, due to their >purchase by Gibson Guitars. Expert suggested that I turn to Shure or >Ortofon. Ortofon is out of my price range, so I'm looking at Shure. I know >that some U.S. dealers still have Expert-Tipped Stanton styli available but >I would like to find a long term solution. Interesting. I just checked Broadcast Supply's web site and they list four Stanton cartridges available, the 500V3, 520V3, 505V3, and 680V3MP4. Also 78 styli for their 500, 600 and 800-series cartridges. Also several Stanton turntables. Nothing in their closeout area.