Goldring 1042 Stylus replacement. A slip on replacement stylus assembly for all cartridges in the Goldring 1000 range.Can be used to replace the stylus on a Goldring 1042 Cartridge or to upgrade the stylus on the Goldring 1006, 1010, 1012, 1012GX, 1020, 1022, 1022GX or 1040 cartridge.Please Note: This is a replacement stylus assembly. It is not a complete Cartridge.
After 2 years of heavy use i changed the stylus. It was like a breath of fresh air. Deep bass,finely textured 3D mids and clear unforced treble.I advise having the weight at 2g & VTA down a smidge for the first 2 weeks while the suspension relaxes then return to 1.85g and level.Eventually the suspension wears and you lose stereo focus and no amount of subtle VTA lifting will help, so buy another one its worth every penny and only takes 1 minute to change.
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I find the Goldring 1042 to be a perfectly balanced cartridge. No weak spots, and plenty of strengths make it a strong competitor to any other cartridge. The stylus replacement make my almost 30 years old cartridge sound like new. I just love it!
One of my favorite carts, this replacement stylus has brought back the revealing enjoyment of my collection.While only 10 hours in service, the replacement has returned the toe-tapping PRAT its worn sibling has lost.Service from AS has been stellar, including prompt shipping, Thank You!
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I needed a new stylus for a Roksan Corus Black cartridge. Unfortunately they don't make them anymore and the price of a Corus Silver seemed a bit much for a 30 year old Rega Planar 3, to the point where a whole new cartridge (or deck!) would have made more sense. But the Goldring 1042 stylus fits perfectly, no tracking adjustments are required, it has the same (if not better) warm, rounded tone and, with a new white drive belt, is a true upgrade in sound. I'm listening to Cannonball Adderley's "Somethin' Else" as I type (ok, so maybe you worked that one out already) which describes it exactly.
J'ai commandé un stylus Goldring 1042 qui a été livré très rapidement.Simple et efficace.----- From Google Translate -----I ordered a stylus Goldring 1042 that was delivered very quickly.Simple and efficient.
I am very pleased With your rapid response and the shipping. The part arrived yesterday and will be collected today. Very soon I will order an "emergency" stylus and I will follow your other availabilities.
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Great sounding all round stylus.like it!
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