When to use Clearaudio Stylus Cleaner...every time you play a record !
Particularly if you have not removed the residues from the record-pressing process with Clearaudio Extra Strength Record Cleaner or comparable record cleaner before first play .These compounds are sticky and will mount up on your stylus if not removed . After a period of play , pressing compounds can be "baked" on your stylus by high stylus-tip temperatures . If you have not been using the Clearaudio Stylus Cleaner, chances are that your stylus will need a thorough cleaning and your record collection needs treatment also .
When you purchase a new stylus or cartridge Start off with clean equipment. Remember , Clearaudio Stylus Cleaner is absolutely safe for even the most delicate cartridge combinations because it contains almost no alcohol .