Jazz Cafe BASIE Replacement styli  “VN35MRB II” and the “VN35EB” supervised by Mr. Shoji “Swifty” Sugawara will be released!

Nippon Seiki Jewel Industry Co.,Ltd. (Headquarters:100 Ashiya, Shinonsen-cho, Mikata-gun, Hyogo Prefecture, President: Yukihiro Nakagawa, hereinafter JICO) has released a SHURE V15 Type III compatible replacement stylus supervised by Mr. Shoji “Swifty” Sugawara of Jazz Cafe “BASIE”. The “VN35MRB II” and “VN35EB” will be on sale. JICO will start with accepting orders from Wednesday, May 19, 2021.

“VN35MRB II” uses a Microridge (MR Stylus) at the needle tip that is the successor of the Japan only release “VN35MRB” that was released in February of 2020, and now you are able to experience the enjoyment  of the advanced sound.

Orders can be placed to 10 units per customer from a limited edition of 1,000 units.

“VN35EB” is a standard product that uses the Elliptical tip.

Jazz Cafe “BASIE” operated by Shoji “Swifty” Sugawar BASIE, 

is a long-established Jazz Cafe located in Ichinoseki City, Iwate Prefecture, a famous place visited by many music enthusiasts and celebrities. Mr. Shoji Sugawara has been the owner of the cafe for 50 years, and after a long period of development, trial and error, we have finally achieved the precise sound that he has been pursuing.

About a year after the “VN35MRB” was released in February of 2020 (Japan only), JICO has finally completed the new work for the creation of the “VN35MRB II”.

【VN35MRB Ⅱ Product detail】

Cartridge Number:SHURE V15 Type III

Price:$180.00 USD

Tracking Force:0.75g~1.25g

Endurance Time: 500 hours

Specifications:Aluminium Alloy Cantilever +Microridge tip (NUDE)

Serial Number with 1〜1000 on the holder

(cannot specify for a ceratin number)

Shoji “Swifty” Sugawara Greeting Card included.

* 1  Sale will end when the number of orders has reached the limit        

      (1,000 units)

* 2  JICO will ship orders sequentially after the customer has 

       placed an order.

【VN35EBN Product detail】

Cartridge Number :SHURE V15 Type III

Price:$180.00 USD

Tracking Force :0.75g~1.25g

Endurance Time:150 hours

Specifications:Aluminium Alloy+ NUDE Elliptical tip




Tokyo Office
8-6-505, Nihonbashi Kobunacho, Chuo-ku, 103-0024, Tokyo Japan
E-mail : stylus-sys@export-japan.co.jp
WEB sites: https://www.jico-stylus.com/

Head Office
Ashiya 100, Shin-Onsencho, Mikatagun, Hyogo, 669-6701 Japan

About us(JICO)

JICO, formally known as Nippon Precision Jewel Industry Co., Ltd., started the stylus business from 1967 and still continues to produce high quality handmade products up to this day .  Providing over 2,000 products from 30 different manufacturers with each piece handmade from the time we receive your order, JICO will strive for the impossible!