LYRA Stylus Performance Treatment (SPT) is a purified
water-based, non-alcohol stylus cleaner that helps keep cartridge styli
In addition to highly purified water, SPT contains only very
small amounts of organic chemical cleaning agents. SPT has proven to be
completely safe to use with all phono cartridges (not only LYRA's).
Whatever the cartridge, excessive amounts of liquid should never be
applied to the stylus and cantilever.
A key component of SPT is the accompanying brush which has been
designed with super-soft bristles. Thanks to the bristles it is OK to
drag the brush across the diamond stylus of the cartridge. Most other
stylus brushes on the market have harder bristles that are not gentle
with the diamond stylus, and could potentially cause damage. Even the
LYRA brush must not be allowed to come into contact with any other part
of the cartridge.
Upper models of the LYRA cartridge range such as the Skala and
Titan i come with a free bottle of Lyra SPT. For other models, and for
refills, Lyra SPT is available as a separate product from your local