Everest Audio - Goldring-1042-MM-cartridge

Goldring 1042 MM Cartridge


Goldring 1042 MM Phono Cartridge




$499 CAD



The 1042 is a cartridge for the audiophile who demands the ultimate sonic performance from their system, together with the convenience of a user replaceable stylus. The extended groove contact of its Gyger-S diamond gives the 1042 unsurpassed resolution of the fine groove modulations, producing an exceptionally detailed, smooth and musical sound.


Replacement styli: 1042 - D42 stylus


Frequency Response


Channel Balance

2dB @ 1kHz

Channel Separation

25dB @ 1kHz


6.5mV±1.5dB, 1kHz @ 5 cm/sec

Static Compliance

24mm/N lat., 16mm/N vert

Equivalent tip mass

0.45 mg

Vertical Tracking Angle


Stylus Radius

1006 Elliptical, 1012GX Gyger II,
1022GX Gyger I, 1042 Gyger S

Stylus Type


Load Resistance

47,000 Ohm

Load Capacitance


Internal Inductance

570 mH

Internal Resistance

660 Ohm

Cartridge Weight


Fixing Centre

0.5 inch (12.7mm)

Playing Weight

1.5-2.0g (1.7g nom.)


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