Ortofon VNL on SH-4 Headshell

Model: 0160003

Experienced DJs demand specialized tools that help them push their creativity to the limit - and keep testing the boundaries in performance.

With this knowledge and years of experience in industrial design and technological know-how, Ortofon presents the Ortofon VNL cartridge - a model specifically designed to meet the relentless demands of modern turntablists and portablists.

The VNL single cartridge is coupled and pre-assembled with the popular black SH-4 headshell and is compatible with any standard DJ turntable and tonearm.

The quality of the SH-4 headshell is rugged and stable, with high quality tonearm connectors. One of the outstanding features of the VNL pre-mounted cartridge is its versatility. Thanks to the universal mount, it can be used with a variety of S-shaped tonearms, making it a great option for DJs using multiple setups. The headshell's ergonomic design includes a long finger lift that's easy to grip and use, making it ideal for busy DJ sessions. And with its plug-and-play design, the VNL Premounted pickup is ready to go right out of the box!


  • Pre-mounted on Ortofon SH-4 Black headshell.
  • Universal mount fits a wide range of S-shaped tonearms
  • Correct Baerwald alignment on most tonearms with universal mount
  • Particularly resistant to hardcore scratching and backspinning
  • High tracking performance for both DVS use and real vinyl
  • Optimal balance of performance and sound quality