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Garrard 42M

Automatic Record Changer

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garrard 42m turntable
Garrard 42M


The 42M pre-pack is built around a changer quite similar to the 40B, with 4-pole motor, overhead stabilizer arm for the record stack and viscous damped cue control.

Also included is the official Garrard BW10 base and a Pickering V15-ATE-4 magnetic cartridge, factory installed and balanced.


Type: automatic record changer

Drive method: idler wheel

Motor: 4-pole induction

Speeds: 33, 45 and 78rpm

Tonearm: low mass, aluminium


service manual  English

1972 brochure  English - steve berens


the garrard guide

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