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You WILL need good speakers for this Video. Subforums: HiFi For Sale and Wanted , HiFi Swap Shop , Record Shop. Acoustic Research. Had a Thorens TD-166 MKII back in the day. No cartridge is included $170 and compliments the table well. Vinyl Nirvana - Vintage AR and Thorens Turntable Sales, Parts, and Restorations. Custom Thorens and AR Turntable sales; Upgrade and replacement parts for Thorens and AR turntables; DIY videos for servicing and/or modding your Thorens or AR turntable. The motor itself. The cap is there to shift the phase of one winding 90 deg relative to the other and passes AC, so polarity is not an issue. It is a fully automatic, idler driven turntable and can play all types of LP’s including 78’s. The wooden base is in great shape for its age and has only a few light marks and scratches, which I have tried to capture in the photos. I went to the "The Analog Department" web site and found this. Order the same turntable. In the mid 1980’s Thorens changed their chassis suspension concept but the TD160 and its predecessors are still recognized as the “classic” Thorens turntables. In addition to audio playback equipment, they are also a historical producer of harmonica s and cigarette lighter s, most notably the button actuated "automatic lighter". The first Thorens under the new leadership is immediately a strong start. Available at your local hardware store. The CD-50 was only capable of playing 78 rpm records. Upgrades + Kits. That makes it all the more surprising that the company, in the UK at least, isn't a dominant force in the ongoing vinyl resurgence. I switched from the Thorens TD125 to a VPI HW-19, and then to a Hanss T30, and have not looked back. OK, so the company ownership has changed hands, it now concentrates solely on turntables, and the products today are no longer manufactured in St Croix in Switzerland, but the Thorens name has been associated with turntable replay for the last 114 years. Handling a turntable with only three feet, unsighted and from underneath, requires juggling skills usually reserved for the Moscow State Circus. Excess lube attracts DIRT, and ALL excess should be carefully removed before operating the turntable. Thorens is a renowned Swiss manufacturer of authentically high-end turntables. Each has a solid body ( no flimzy stuff) and give super sound. Gordon Holt's 1966 review of the Swiss Thorens TD-150AB turntable. Watts Dust Bug in use. The motor itself. Thorens Parts for TD-160, TD-145, TD-125, TD-147, TD-165, TD-166 turntables. Up for sale is a beautiful Thorens TD 166 MKII turntable in excellent condition. Featured: Stereo / HiFi. It is built with an aluminium platter, suspended chassis and a belt drive turntable. The cleaning tips of belt, platter and pulley are valid for every turntable, be it a Thorens TD124, 125, 160, 166, 145, 126, etc. Beautiful Thorens TD125 Turntable This turntable is in perfect working order. Adjustable turntable isolation feet/spikes for a Thorens td150 If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. But beautiful, in a sort of "tanky" way. Owner's manual included. … Turntables The Fundamental Guide To Thorens TD-160 MK II Review. Also suffered from skips caused by foot falls too. Turntables at Europe's largest retailer of musical instruments - fast delivery, 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee and 3-year Thomann warranty Thomann uses cookies to give you the best shopping experience. Thorens TD 124 Thorens TD 150 Mk1 Connoisseur pick up arm Connoisseur BD2. However, the model was available on order at least until 1993 -at 15,000$- so there might have been a few more. Steve Guttenberg/CNET The TD 190-2 is a belt-drive turntable, the same drive system used by the vast majority of audiophile turntables. A classic look with modern features, this glossy black TD206 turntable by Thorens is eager to play your favorite vinyl. 27 Oct 2019 - Explore martinmatthews59's board "Audiophile turntable" on Pinterest. Rare and Elite Thorens TD-126 MKII. 0 kg (zinc alloy), top platter (aluminium) with clutch, manual operation. Bei mir neu ist ein Thorens TD 115, damals immerhin das zweitgrößte Modell nach dem TD 126 in der Thorens-Hierarchie. 24 Feb 2020 17:11. Thorens TD 240-2 - Find the lowest price on PriceRunner Compare prices (updated today) from 3 stores Don't overpay - SAVE on your purchase now!. No antiskating. The arm board has been upgraded to polished Aluminum. The chassis is 1. (Money Well Spent). That being said, I don't understand why you're even considering either of these two turntables, even for free. Last post by Mycogen. 191) I have owned a TD-295 mk IV for several years and am very happy with it. Thorens TD-203 turntable ( manual belt drive ) Uni-pivot tonearmTP-82 Thorens TAS-257 MM cartridge Interested pls call 017-6101363 New rm3700. FOR SALE - San Luis Obispo, CA - Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable with dust cover and Shure V15 Cartridge and original manual. Croix, build 1973/1974 ?, 11 pictures, 1 schematics, Switzerland, tubes, semiconductors, Sound. Gordon Holt's 1966 review of the Swiss Thorens TD-150AB turntable. Hair line cracks at the back where the hinges connect. Was: Previous Price C $1,049. There are hundreds of tables for sale at any given moment here in Southern California, and many of these would probably sound great in my system without costing too much. The Dual 1019 turntable hit the market in 1965 at a retail price of around $130. Vinyl Nirvana - Vintage AR and Thorens Turntable Sales, Parts, and Restorations. This thorens turntable is in excellent condition and looks brand new. Thorens TD 160 Turntable (Bonners Ferry) $450. 2018 - Thorens TD160 Turntable plinths I've made in the shop. Accessories from music hall audio put the finishing touches on your music playback system. I switched from the Thorens TD125 to a VPI HW-19, and then to a Hanss T30, and have not looked back. The result is a classically beautiful analog component that evokes the iconic 160 but whose performance competes with the finest turntables available today. com) as there are many Thorens fans/owners that frequent the site. Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable (ag) - JLA FORUMS Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable (ag). But as good as I felt the TD-150AB to be, with its belt drive and sprung suspension, it was sonically overshadowed both by Thorens's TD 124 turntable and by the English. FOR SALE - San Luis Obispo, CA - Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable with dust cover and Shure V15 Cartridge and original manual. de Bildergalerie. Record Mats / Weights / 45 Adptrs. - TD 166 Mk II 2 ii Thorens Turntable 1980s Era Vintage. On 1st May 2018 Thorens returned to Germany when Gunter Kürten, Thorens new CEO, took the company back to the newley formed Thorens GMbH in Bergisch Gladbach from its founding company in Switzerland. FOR SALE - San Luis Obispo, CA - Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable with dust cover and Shure V15 Cartridge and original manual. I have rated it 8/10 cosmetically. Thorens Turntable TD 318 (Coquitlam) $500. JLA FORUMS | Classifieds | FOR SALE - Washington | FOR SALE - Spokane, WA | Classifieds | FOR SALE - Washington | FOR SALE - Spokane, WA. This makes the turntable suitable for all systems without phono input. Purchased and intended as a keeper, had the unit rebuilt with the frame automotive painted, tonearm and cartridge installed and tuned up by a trusted local turntable specialist. Without a doubt, the noise floor is vastly lower with the polished inner rim. Like all Thorens, it features a suspended platter system. Home › Forums › Freebies, Sales, Trades › ISO Tube Amplifier and Thorens Turntable This topic has 2 replies, 2 voices, and was last updated 2 years, 11 months ago by CM. Using foam-damped springs (these foam bits can deteriorate and many users simply get rid of them, attributing sonic improvements to this) examining the TD150’s underside is to take a peek into the future. Let's get started!. Thorens TD 124 Thorens TD 150 Mk1 Connoisseur pick up arm Connoisseur BD2. Фото High End Audio For The Passionates. Beginner's Guide To Turntables. They continue the tradition founded by those legendary types TD 150 and TD 160 some decades ago. Should be possible to buy and upgrade. I moved to the US from the UK - there I had a Thorens TD125MkII with SME tonearm / Shure V15 (from what I can remember). Turntable belt problem Thorens TD 280 MK IV. com/2014/03/thorens-tp-16-tonearm-mods-part-1-audiokarma. I believe larryminator is saying the rim drive Thorens TD124 sounds more solid than the light frame TD160 class belt drive turntables. The massive and stable real wood plinth, which is available also with piano lacquer finish, provides the TD 240-2 with a timeless elegance. Karousel Bearing. 66 shipping. Thorens is generally one of the few companies left who appreciate vintage design. Learn more about the VPI product line and find the turntable that is right for you to enjoy your music! Want to learn more about VPI? Talk with VPI staff members and other VPI owners on our forum. Stay up-to-date on the latest VPI news and show reports by checking out our blog posts. Thorens is hoping to change that with the new TD 203. Now a sub chassis that's almost free of wobbling, a powerful motor control unit and a very precise tonearm" TD 1601 adds some comfort features as electrical lift and contactless auto shut off function. Reading the TD1600/1601 manual had me in stitches, and the actual photos appear to be of a prototype that has had every greasy finger in the New Thorens 'factory' all over it. A Guide to Adjust Your Tonearm Tone Arm & Cartridge Settings. Purchased and intended as a keeper, had the unit rebuilt with the frame automotive painted, tonearm and cartridge installed and tuned up by a trusted local turntable specialist. 3-In-One SAE 20 Electric Motor Oil. FOR SALE:I am selling my Thorens TD-160 turntable in very good condition. 175 3rd St E #103, North Vancouver, BC V7L 1E5 Open Tues - Saturday 11am - 7pm Sunday 12pm - 5pm Phone: (604) 971-1950 Email: [email protected] 00 shipping. Thorens makes some great tables as well but not at the lower end. Stereo Amplifiers. 1 % for flutter and less than 0. The chassis of the TD 190-2 doesn’t differ much from its smaller cousin, the TD 170-1. Another Turntable Offering: Rare and Elite Thorens TD-126 MKII SOLD Why spend more to buy a refurbished Thorens turntable from Vinyl Nirvana? Buying. Turntable belt problem Thorens TD 280 MK IV. Turntable Belt-THORENS-TD-145 MKII , Quality sized. Joining the new turntables is a brand new reel to reel tape machine - the TM 1600! Thorens is a name synonymous with turntables, so it is of no surprise that the now German-based manufacturer will be outing a raft of new decks at the Munich event. This is my newest build. SME M2 arm ($7,200 w/o cartridge) 4) The club's Rega P5 turntable with arm and Audio Technica OC9 cartridge will be used as the reference. I hope there is someone who will love to enjoy it. We can also make an upgrade according to your wishes. This makes the turntable suitable for all systems without phono input. Tuning a Thorens floating subchassis turntable For many years my analogue source had been a Thorens TD-165, the bottom level model of the German manufacturer in the 70s. However, the model was available on order at least until 1993 -at 15,000$- so there might have been a few more. Thorens Tuners: Thorens made more than just turntables. Vinyl Engine :: View Forum - thorens forum First up, get a new cart and get it aligned properly, so you don't trash any of your vinyl. The Thorens TD 190-2 is a fully automatic design. Had a Thorens TD-166 MKII back in the day. Cartridges. There is a nice Thorens turntable in Cedar Rapids or Iowa City. Thorens has a history of turntable manufacture that runs unbroken back to the first days of turntables. Record Mats / Weights / 45 Adptrs. Slightly better than the Lenco GL-75 and the Garrard 301, the Thorens TD-124 is truly one of the best turntables of all time. Thorens audio equipment models on Audiogon, the High-end Audio Community. After the inner-rim polishing experiment last night, I was able to do more listening today. Loudspeakers. Cylinder-based phonograph manufacturing began around the turn of the century. The first Thorens under the new leadership is immediately a strong start. There are some very light marks on the lid, but otherwise that is in good condition with no cracks. Vinyl Nirvana - Vintage AR and Thorens Turntable Sales, Parts, and Restorations. Owner's manual included. - Thorens TD-124. Some of its vintage models are sought after by collectors for their excellent audio sound. Simple video of how to "thread" the belt on a THorens TD-165. 17 watching. Thorens TD 550 - The Reference Turntable! Available Visual Solutions Group 9340 W. 3-In-One SAE 20 Electric Motor Oil. Longstanding Rega dealer, PJ HiFi of Guildford Surrey, will be hosting an event to showcase the latest We are very pleased to announce a brand new addition to our moving coil cartridge line up, the ANIA PRO. I am severely disappointed. Stay up-to-date on the latest VPI news and show reports by checking out our blog posts. Being a list of vintage turntables, there’s less need to update the list as regularly as others. The automatic start/stop system is pretty complex and is. Purchased. I hope there is someone who will love to enjoy it. IMO, these turntables are extremely overpriced for what you get and the packaging is inferior as well. com) as there are many Thorens fans/owners that frequent the site. Thorens TD160 owners manual, service manuals and schematics are for reference only and the Vinyl Engine bears no responsibility for errors or other inaccuracies. Thorens TD124 , STS TURNTABLES , Thorens Turntable Sales , Repairs , Upgrades , Customizing , Thorens TD124 Restoration , Thorens TD124 Service , Thorens TD124 Repair , Garrard 301 Restoration , Garrard 301 Repair , Garrard 301 Service , Garrard 401 , Thorens Sales. (Money Well Spent). Currently, I have a Rega. Condition is Near Mint with Original Box and packing. This is when Linn ruled the mobs and magazines hailed it as THE REFERENCE while Thorens &. What's Best Forum is THE forum for high-end audio, product reviews, advice and sharing experiences on the best of everything else. 9 Speakers, Thorens TD124 ( plus other Thorens models), Otari MX-5050 BII-2 R2R, Jolida JD100 cd player, ML-9600 digital recorder 2 likes. 175 3rd St E #103, North Vancouver, BC V7L 1E5 Open Tues - Saturday 11am - 7pm Sunday 12pm - 5pm Phone: (604) 971-1950 Email: [email protected] In 1881, the Swiss company of Thorens was founded, and since then, it has been known for its high-end audio equipment and especially for its turntables. Thorens Turntable TD 318 (Coquitlam) $500. Comes with original Thorens mat and 45 adaptor. AK auctions to benefit the VOA. It could be interesting if you want to run several turntables. However, the model was available on order at least until 1993 -at 15,000$- so there might have been a few more. 18 Apr 1 Lawrie. It's a great time to upgrade your home theater system with the largest selection at eBay. It has a built in phono stage. Transcription Turntable E53N PA R-Player Thorens SA; St. I know they are selling. The wooden base is in great shape for its age and has only a few light marks and scratches, which I have tried to capture in the photos. Croix, build 1973/1974 ?, 11 pictures, 1 schematics, Switzerland, tubes, semiconductors, Sound. Thorens TD 295-MkIV Semi Automatic Turntable/Tonearm/Cartridge Package. Thorens TD 160 JnB Audio NEW Turntable Dust Cover (PST) Clearance Free Shipping. Pass Labs X250 amp, BAT Vk-51se Preamp, Thorens TD-145 TT, Bellari phono preamp, Nagaoka MP-200 Cartridge Magnepan QR1. The TP90 tonearm uses an ultra-low friction, high-performance bearing. The turntable has a separate power supply which works well, i did not build it myself and c. 2 likes; The tonearm base is in graphite. FOR SALE - San Luis Obispo, CA - Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable with dust cover and Shure V15 Cartridge and original manual. A classic look with modern features, this glossy black TD206 turntable by Thorens is eager to play your favorite vinyl. Eventually sold it on the auction site for $325 and replaced with a newer Thorens but that’s not used anymore. 3 % wow for this motor. Enter your search criteria. From the lowliest of spare parts, such as drive belts and carbon fibre brushes, to their fine line of amplifiers. Make Offer - Thorens TD 150/160, 125 II, 126 Turntable Rare Ball Bearing Inner Platter Thorens TD 320 MkII Vintage German Turntable with Accessories + ELAC D 796 H sp $550. I know they are selling. Thorens TD-850 turntable with TP-300 (Rega RB-300) tonearm and Ortofon Red Cartridge. Our distributor AV Integra, will be. Modified and Restored Thorens TD160 Some links : Tp16 Mods https://audiomarkoni. The Woodsong Audio Thorens TD-124 platter adapter is what got me on the course of getting the performance of my TD-124 on par with my Classic Turntable Company Garrard 301, and it is an ingenious little device that allowed for the use of a better turntable mat than the stock Thorens mat, which turned out to be an upgrade that my TD-124. Not to be confused with regular 3-In-One oil which is a much thinner viscosity lubrication. 1: RE: Thorens TD-700 (16. The Dual 1019 without doubt is duals finest turntable they ever built. Turntable Belt-THORENS-TD-145 MKII , Quality sized. Good news! Etsy has thousands of handcrafted and vintage products that perfectly fit what you're searching for. Discuss: Thorens TD 240 - turntable Sign in to comment. Timeless elegance High-quality materials, a classic design and love for details are the distinctive characteristics of this fully automatic record player. Thorens' NEW 1600-series combine the '160's DNA with state-of-the-art design, manufacturing and materials technology. No cartridge is included $170 and compliments the table well. It is SOLID and well built. Be respectful, keep it civil and stay on topic. Trusted by 40,000+ Customers. I have owned a Thorens TD150, TD160, TD160 Super, TD125 B, TD125MkII AB with Thorens TP16 arm, and currently run a modified TD125MkII B w/ Magnapan Unitrac 1 and a heavily modified TD160/Project 9CC arm in my vintage rig. Cork mat pictured is not included. Thorens North America, Centennial, Colorado. The Thorens TD-124 is the king of the idler drive resurgence. Turntables and LPs Page 4 - Seeking answers? Join the What HiFi community: the world's leading independent guide to buying and owning hi-fi and home entertainment products. As soon as the new tonearm for my main turntable arrives, I will swap. Amplifiers. What's Best Forum is THE forum for high-end audio, product reviews, advice and sharing experiences on the best of everything else. Thorens TD-850 turntable with TP-300 (Rega RB-300) tonearm and Ortofon Red Cartridge. The feet on the TD 206 can be adjusted from above, so you can keep an. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands Perpetuum Ebner PE4040 flagship Turntable/Thorens-arm/Dust cover MADE-IN-GERMANY. Now a sub chassis that’s almost free of wobbling, a powerful motor control unit and a very precise tonearm are the basis for first class sound quality. The platter has a system that dampens vibrations and the fulcrum is mounted with the platter, so that both (platter - armboard) move together when the turntable receives vibrations from the outside. Up for sale is a beautiful Thorens TD 166 MKII turntable in excellent condition. 3) The classic Thorens TD 350 suspended sub-chassis turntable incl. Dust cover is in very good condition with a few light scratches that can be polished out. Rather, Thorens follows the aesthetic of the late ’80s, which is what a lot of conservative turntable users are looking for. 3-In-One SAE 20 Electric Motor Oil. Featuring the new TP 90 tonearm, the Thorens TD206 Turntable is built with only high-quality materials and parts for the best possible replay quality. As soon as the new tonearm for my main turntable arrives, I will swap. Thorens TD 160 Turntable with cover. The brand was founded in 1883 to make music boxes, began making phonographs in 1903 and launched the legendary TD124 turntable in the late 1950s. The company moved to Germany in 1966 and merged with EMT. It may sound a little weird but. The big difference you will see in this build is that the motor is separated from. The first Thorens under the new leadership is immediately a strong start. com) as there are many Thorens fans/owners that frequent the site. With Thorens 1600 series a new chapter in history of legendary turntables by Thorens is written. You WILL need good speakers for this Video. Let's get started!. com) as there are many Thorens fans/owners that frequent the site. It is built with an aluminium platter, suspended chassis and a belt drive turntable. Vintage Thorens turntables are desirable because they all came with good motors and platter bearings,(good motor boards). Thorens TD206 - Makassar wood plinth. It was service by Bill at Turntable Daddy 8/2016, I spent $850 on it at that time. Thorens TD 124 Vintage Turntable Project With SME 3012R Tonearm And Denon 103R Cartridge AC 4pole induction motor, belt/idler wheel drive, 16, 33, 45 and 78 rpm, mechanically switched, pitch, platter weight 4. Classified Adverts. Timeless elegance High-quality materials, a classic design and love for details are the distinctive characteristics of this fully automatic record player. Bass was notably absent compared with the Thorens. Using foam-damped springs (these foam bits can deteriorate and many users simply get rid of them, attributing sonic improvements to this) examining the TD150's underside is to take a peek into the future. It's a great time to upgrade your home theater system with the largest selection at eBay. Hair line cracks at the back where the hinges connect. Available at your local hardware store. 5 gram graphite Thorens TP16 MKII. You might try posting on the forums of these 2 web sites: www. From your previous posts on this forum, I get the impression you are a serious listener, and want equipment that will provide you with decent performance and good sound. Thorens TD150 Turntable Tonearm Detail Looking at the underside reveals a classic three-point suspension, and this is the heart of the TD150. They continue the tradition founded by those legendary types TD 150 and TD 160 some decades ago. There is a nice Thorens turntable in Cedar Rapids or Iowa City. Hi, I have a mid -70's Thorens TD-160 B turntable with an AC synchronous motor. Also suitable for Thorens TD 124, Garrard 301 and 401. FS thorens TD160 super. Nothing left with Thorens. 5 gram all aluminum (not graphite) Thorens TP16 MKI tonearm will demand a less compliant cartridge cantilever vs a 7. Gordon Holt's 1966 review of the Swiss Thorens TD-150AB turntable. Billfort , Jan 5, 2015. Thorens’ NEW 1600-series combine the ‘160’s DNA with state-of-the-art design, manufacturing and materials technology. Had a Thorens TD-160 Super with a Linn Basik LVX arm and Audio Technica 440MLa cart on it for a couple of years. The two knobs control the cueing lever and the pulley to switch between 33 and 45 rpm. Learn more about the VPI product line and find the turntable that is right for you to enjoy your music! Want to learn more about VPI? Talk with VPI staff members and other VPI owners on our forum. Turntable Belt-THORENS-TD-145 MKII , Quality sized. Thorens TD160 Reborn The AR Turntable (1961), the Thorens 150 (1965) and the Thorens TD160 (1973) are the progenitors of the UK floating. World Of Turntables – Turntable Reviews – The Best Turntables of 2020 Denon DP-300F Review If you grew up listening to records, you know that it was the coolest thing to have back in the day. Founded in 1883 by Hermann Thorens, the company originally produced Edison-type phonographs. Condition of the deck is good, and it is in full working order. Thorens TD150 Turntable Tonearm Detail Looking at the underside reveals a classic three-point suspension, and this is the heart of the TD150. The Thorens TD 190-2 is a fully automatic design. There are many GREAT turntables not branded Garrard or Thorens. However, the model was available on order at least until 1993 -at 15,000$- so there might have been a few more. Reading the TD1600/1601 manual had me in stitches, and the actual photos appear to be of a prototype that has had every greasy finger in the New Thorens 'factory' all over it. Its all about spinning vinyl. In order for club members to hear the differences between the turntables, they will be placed on identical equipment racks. Fast & Free shipping on many items!. 91r100gs , Jul 31, 2018 2. No matter what you’re looking for or where you are in the world, our global marketplace of sellers can help you find unique and affordable options. The Analog Dept. You searched for: dual turntable! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. - Thorens TD 160 Turntable with cover. But beautiful, in a sort of "tanky" way. The plinth is layers of MDF and Baltic Birch and made for a 12" arm. Good news! Etsy has thousands of handcrafted and vintage products that perfectly fit what you're searching for. Excess lube attracts DIRT, and ALL excess should be carefully removed before operating the turntable. The different softness or firmness of the springs will alter the sonic characteristics of the turntable to varying degrees. Great deals on Thorens Record Player, Turntable Belts. FOR SALE - Bakersfield, CA - Time to sell my beloved THORENS manual turntable. I hope there is someone who will love to enjoy it. Any questions ease ask. As soon as the new tonearm for my main turntable arrives, I will swap. To this, the 2030 adds the newest materials technology and the latest tools in research and development. before e-bay or home computers. Good review:. Thorens made more than just turntables. In fact, it is popular amonst the 78 community due to its high torque motor and heavy 7. Although not as popular as Thorens belt drives, it can certainly give them a run for their money. DIY Projects & Setup Info. I have rated it 8/10 cosmetically. 2018 - Thorens TD160 Turntable plinths I've made in the shop. Re: Turntable Recommendations (Anybody still spinning Vinyl?) When this thread formed, I did a Craigslist search for Iowa. The above turntable is the only one from eBay. Thorens is generally one of the few companies left who appreciate vintage design. Since it was originally published in June 2014, our guide to the 8 best vintage turntables has proved to be the most visited article on the whole site. Found 200 records in Search of Vinyl Asylum. 00 A stunning crystal blue design, with performance to match the looks Behind the new TD 2030 lies over one hundred years of turntable manufacturing knowledge. Audio Asylum - Search of All Forums - Enter your search criteria. The company moved to Germany in 1966 and merged with EMT. This TT was stored for over thirty years. turntable Thorens TD-202 ( manual belt drive ) Bigger plinth Plug & play Built in phono USB output ( analogue to digital converter ) With Audio Technica AT95E Hi-Fi 4 Sale - Malaysia / Singapore Audio Forum & Marketplace | www. Now a sub chassis that’s almost free of wobbling, a powerful motor control unit and a very precise tonearm are the basis for first class sound quality. It is a fully automatic, idler driven turntable and can play all types of LP’s including 78’s. Diy'ing A Time Machine (Garrard 401) Create your own turntable. It uses a belt to drive its idler wheel, which is a different design concept to other idler drives. The massive and stable real wood plinth, which is available also with piano lacquer finish, provides the TD 240-2 with a timeless elegance. WANTED: Sony TAC-1N Wooden Cabinet/Case for Sony TA-1130, TA-1150 Amplifier; FOR SALE: Complete Home Cinema Package For Sale; WANTED: Luxman M6000 or M4000 power amp. Re: Turntable Recommendations (Anybody still spinning Vinyl?) When this thread formed, I did a Craigslist search for Iowa. You searched for: turntable plinth! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. Thorens TD-124 Turntable with SME 3009 S2 Tonearm TD stands for "tourne-disque" which means literally "record turner" in French. The arm board has been upgraded to polished Aluminum. SME M2 arm ($7,200 w/o cartridge) 4) The club's Rega P5 turntable with arm and Audio Technica OC9 cartridge will be used as the reference. A higher mass tonearm, just for example, a 16. In 1881, the Swiss company of Thorens was founded, and since then, it has been known for its high-end audio equipment and especially for its turntables. Any questions ease ask. Currently, I have a Rega. Now a sub chassis that’s almost free of wobbling, a powerful motor control unit and a very precise tonearm are the basis for first class sound quality. An editorial note: We recently republished Stereophile founder J. On 1st May 2018 Thorens returned to Germany when Gunter Kürten, Thorens new CEO, took the company back to the newley formed Thorens GMbH in Bergisch Gladbach from its founding company in Switzerland. 5 gram all aluminum (not graphite) Thorens TP16 MKI tonearm will demand a less compliant cartridge cantilever vs a 7. On offer is a Thorens TD125 Mk II Turntable with Shure M44 cartridge and Sugden SAU2 tonearm. However, the model was available on order at least until 1993 -at 15,000$- so there might have been a few more. Recommended for Thorens here at The Analog Dept. Trusted by 40,000+ Customers. An older belt-drive model is likely to be OK. Helpful Links The Vinyl Engine's AR Forum If you have an AR turntable question, the answer is likely here. Steve Guttenberg/CNET The TD 190-2 is a belt-drive turntable, the same drive system used by the vast majority of audiophile turntables. From the lowliest of spare parts, such as drive belts and carbon fibre brushes, to their fine line of amplifiers. 6 speakers Luxman DA-06 DAC. Transcription Turntable E53N PA R-Player Thorens SA; St. DAC / Streaming / HP Amps. The platter has a system that dampens vibrations and the fulcrum is mounted with the platter, so that both (platter - armboard) move together when the turntable receives vibrations from the outside. the mix tape forum. de Bildergalerie. Click here for tips on using our search. Vintage Thorens 166 MKII turntable w/NEW Sumiko "Black Pearl mm cartr (Hope) $700 Thorens TD-160s > SME with Shure Type 4 >< Plus (PT. 2m TT-PSU DIN lead < > Experience Rega. Thorens boasted of a -48 dB rumble value, 0. 00 shipping. 2018 - Thorens TD160 Turntable plinths I've made in the shop. FOR SALE - San Luis Obispo, CA - Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable with dust cover and Shure V15 Cartridge and original manual. Our electronics line is comprised of a range of high-performance, high-value audio components. 5 pound platter. Hair line cracks at the back where the hinges connect. Looks like it would be worth the drive, since shipping a turntable is a bit tricky. For some reason my wife doesn't think a record player is ideal decoration for visitors staying over so I thought I'd see if there was any interest as. You might try the companion site, vinylengine. But as good as I felt the TD-150AB to be, with its belt drive and sprung suspension, it was sonically overshadowed both by Thorens's TD 124 turntable and by the English. I haven't used my turntable in well over a decade and haven't swapped out a cartridge in even longer, so I can't think of the steps to go through. Pass Labs X250 amp, BAT Vk-51se Preamp, Thorens TD-145 TT, Bellari phono preamp, Nagaoka MP-200 Cartridge Magnepan QR1. turntable was never as functional as the Linn 3-bolt setup, which also eases tonearm height adjustment. Analog at its finest. The TD 202 is a well-designed turntable, equipped with good ingredients and also has a first-class phono preamplifier amp on board, along with an A/D converter for the USB output. The one thing missing is a turntable. - Thorens TD 160 Turntable with cover. The TD 402 DD comes with a pre-installed Audio Technica AT 95VM E cartridge and borrows its styling from the famous Thorens TD series of the past. Jun 11, 2018 - Explore midmod0050's board "Thorens plinth" on Pinterest. Using foam-damped springs (these foam bits can deteriorate and many users simply get rid of them, attributing sonic improvements to this) examining the TD150's underside is to take a peek into the future. The arm tube. but I would like some more refined input given my set-up. There are hundreds of tables for sale at any given moment here in Southern California, and many of these would probably sound great in my system without costing too much. The company moved to Germany in 1966 and merged with EMT. Stay up-to-date on the latest VPI news and show reports by checking out our blog posts. You may have to register before you can post: click the register link above to proceed. Longstanding Rega dealer, PJ HiFi of Guildford Surrey, will be hosting an event to showcase the latest We are very pleased to announce a brand new addition to our moving coil cartridge line up, the ANIA PRO. Hi, I have a mid -70's Thorens TD-160 B turntable with an AC synchronous motor. In 1983 a commercial evolution of the Reference became available in the form of the Thorens Prestige. The Thorens TD-124 is the king of the idler drive resurgence. I have owned a Thorens TD150, TD160, TD160 Super, TD125 B, TD125MkII AB with Thorens TP16 arm, and currently run a modified TD125MkII B w/ Magnapan Unitrac 1 and a heavily modified TD160/Project 9CC arm in my vintage rig. I've heard the TD-124 on a number of occasions, but I was never impressed with it. TD 166 Mk II 2 ii Thorens Turntable 1980s Era Vintage. The feet on the TD 206 can be adjusted from above, so you can keep an. I was about 6 months without using it and now I've moved I've tried with my Denon pma-500 amplifier. 2018 - Thorens TD160 Turntable plinths I've made in the shop. MINT!!!! 1974 Gull Records. The Thorens TD158 is a 2-speed, dual-cartridge belt-drive turntable. Hi, I have a mid -70's Thorens TD-160 B turntable with an AC synchronous motor. Had a Thorens TD-160 Super with a Linn Basik LVX arm and Audio Technica 440MLa cart on it for a couple of years. 00 shipping. Sadly it is not around anymore. On this level, at least, this Thorens is revolutionary. See more ideas about Turntable, High end turntables, Hifi. Here is a tuner they made in the mid sixties. Yes I have a phono stage on my amp. It ran slightly fast as well even after I replaced the belt. They are historically renowned for the range of phonograph s (turntables) they produce. Turntables at Europe's largest retailer of musical instruments - fast delivery, 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee and 3-year Thomann warranty Thomann uses cookies to give you the best shopping experience. Gordon Holt's 1966 review of the Swiss Thorens TD-150AB turntable. If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. In 1956 the company introduced the TD-124—the company’s first high performance turntable and one that among collectors is still in demand. Search of All Forums. Comes with Pickering XV 15 1200E cartridge with brush, metal 10mm plinth, original latched plastic dust cover. Thorens TD160 Reborn The AR Turntable (1961), the Thorens 150 (1965) and the Thorens TD160 (1973) are the progenitors of the UK floating. Happy Birthday; Top Ten List; Number 2 (belatedly). Diy'ing A Time Machine (Garrard 401) Create your own turntable. It has a built in phono stage. I had to jump in here and add my two cents. Perpetuum Ebner PE1010 Turntable/THORENS arm/Dustcover MADE-IN. We delete comments that violate our policy, which we encourage you to read. But beautiful, in a sort of "tanky" way. Our electronics line is comprised of a range of high-performance, high-value audio components. For pics see my listing at www. I have rated it 8/10 cosmetically. The tonearm is the TP 13 with headshell TP 50 (the same as for TP 14 and TP 25). - Thorens TD 160 Turntable with cover. Mike Gibson , Dec 11, 2016. Thorens Parts for TD-160, TD-145, TD-125, TD-147, TD-165, TD-166 turntables. 91r100gs , Jul 31, 2018 2. Featured: Stereo / HiFi. It has a common problem with its motor that. The one thing missing is a turntable. 5 pound platter. Transcription Turntable TD 125 Mk II R-Player Thorens SA; St. This turntable is sold, but you can order the same. hyped TT's) into a cocked hat for sound & value so easy to set up , mine is over 30 years old still perfect never required any attention apart from one new belt. Should be possible to buy and upgrade. Thorens is a Swiss manufacturer of high-end audio equipment. The arm tube. The TD 402 DD is the first new Thorens direct drive turntable in more than 30 years. FOR SALE - San Luis Obispo, CA - Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable with dust cover and Shure V15 Cartridge and original manual. Click here for tips on using our search. 175 3rd St E #103, North Vancouver, BC V7L 1E5 Open Tues - Saturday 11am - 7pm Sunday 12pm - 5pm Phone: (604) 971-1950 Email: [email protected] This thorens turntable is in excellent condition and looks brand new. The arm board has been upgraded to polished Aluminum. It was originally fitted with an SME 3009II arm and found to have been outperformed by a Linn/Ittok combo. Stereo Amplifiers. Jan 26, 2018 - Amazing turntables, some practical, some ridiculously out of reach of mere mortal commoners. Thorens TD160 owners manual, service manuals and schematics are for reference only and the Vinyl Engine bears no responsibility for errors or other inaccuracies. Brand Specific threads. Turntables at Europe's largest retailer of musical instruments - fast delivery, 30-Day Money-Back Guarantee and 3-year Thomann warranty Thomann uses cookies to give you the best shopping experience. If you continue browsing, you agree to the use of cookies. Find your replacement or upgrade Thorens parts here, as well as the expert advice to successfully perform the repair, mod, or service. Rare and Elite Thorens TD-126 MKII. or any other make of turntable which is driven by a belt or an idler wheel. Thorens manuals were a lesson in how to do product documentation. There is a nice Thorens turntable in Cedar Rapids or Iowa City. I have owned a Thorens TD150, TD160, TD160 Super, TD125 B, TD125MkII AB with Thorens TP16 arm, and currently run a modified TD125MkII B w/ Magnapan Unitrac 1 and a heavily modified TD160/Project 9CC arm in my vintage rig. In fact, it is popular amonst the 78 community due to its high torque motor and heavy 7. It is a fully automatic, idler driven turntable and can play all types of LP's including 78's. Steve Guttenberg/CNET The TD 190-2 is a belt-drive turntable, the same drive system used by the vast majority of audiophile turntables. I've considered the II/IV versions with the stock arms as it would be much easier for my wife to use, (than my TD125/SME combo) plus it plays 78's and it's a very musical deck. Audio Accessories. Thorens turntable parts,tonearm parts,Thorens TPO 70 Miniature Cartridge Wand 9. The turntable has a separate power supply which works well, i did not build it myself and c. It ran slightly fast as well even after I replaced the belt. Trusted by 40,000+ Customers. This page contains every Thorens item that is not one of their turntables. Bluetooth Compatible. The chassis of the TD 190-2 doesn't differ much from its smaller cousin, the TD 170-1. Another Turntable Offering: Rare and Elite Thorens TD-126 MKII SOLD Why spend more to buy a refurbished Thorens turntable from Vinyl Nirvana? Buying. The Ultimate 124. Let's get started!. Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable (ag) - JLA FORUMS Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable (ag). but I would like some more refined input given my set-up. Stay up-to-date on the latest VPI news and show reports by checking out our blog posts. com as well and they have nothing. FOR SALE - Bakersfield, CA - Time to sell my beloved THORENS manual turntable. Should be possible to buy and upgrade. Based upon Thorens TD150 and TD160 turntable parts. By that, we don't mean tacky 1920s look. You searched for: thorens turntable. Since it was originally published in June 2014, our guide to the 8 best vintage turntables has proved to be the most visited article on the whole site. I have owned a Thorens TD150, TD160, TD160 Super, TD125 B, TD125MkII AB with Thorens TP16 arm, and currently run a modified TD125MkII B w/ Magnapan Unitrac 1 and a heavily modified TD160/Project 9CC arm in my vintage rig. Thorens TD 240-2WD Turntable. Vinyl Nirvana - Vintage AR and Thorens Turntable Sales, Parts, and Restorations. Vintage Thorens turntables are desirable because they all came with good motors and platter bearings,(good motor boards). com as well and they have nothing. Comes with original Thorens mat and 45 adaptor. This table is special but I prefer my LP12. You searched for: dual turntable! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. When i´m playing an vinyl certain frequencies sound saturated, with a sound of "fried egg". If you search this forum for "Thorens" and "hum" you'll get a gazillion hits. Marantz made a few good belt and direct drive turntables of the same age too, you just have to make sure they have a standard cartridge mount on the headshell. Fast & Free shipping on many items!. Read More → The Dual 601 Turntable - An affordable, rarely recognised classic. The result is a classically beautiful analog component that evokes the iconic 160 but whose performance competes with the finest turntables available today. Each has a solid body ( no flimzy stuff) and give super sound. Good review:. 00 A stunning crystal blue design, with performance to match the looks Behind the new TD 2030 lies over one hundred years of turntable manufacturing knowledge. Audio Accessories. Last post by lenjack. The real trick is finding one that the young turks haven't cottoned on to and sent the price through the roof. You searched for: turntable plinth! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. IMO, these turntables are extremely overpriced for what you get and the packaging is inferior as well. The CD-50 was only capable of playing 78 rpm records. It's a great time to upgrade your home theater system with the largest selection at eBay. F&O Fabforgottennobility — fabforgottennobility: Thorens TD 550 Macassar The is the reference Thorens turntable and rightly so. I've considered the II/IV versions with the stock arms as it would be much easier for my wife to use, (than my TD125/SME combo) plus it plays 78's and it's a very musical deck. i have a Thorens td-240 turntable with TP21 tonearm and AT95E cartridge. Free shipping on many items | Browse your favorite brands Perpetuum Ebner PE4040 flagship Turntable/Thorens-arm/Dust cover MADE-IN-GERMANY. before e-bay or home computers. This was my father's Ortofon SL 15/E moving coil cartridge. Pass Labs X250 amp, BAT Vk-51se Preamp, Thorens TD-145 TT, Bellari phono preamp, Nagaoka MP-200 Cartridge Magnepan QR1. Cartridge Headshells / Alignment / Cleaners. Thorens, in the 1960's and 1970's was considered a top of the line product, and at $1100 a unit, one would think it still is as it is priced as such. An internal Thorens flat drive belt is coupled to an electronically controlled DC motor, giving you a choice of 33-1/3 rpm speed for LPs and 45 rpm speed for that stack of 45s. Condition is Near Mint with Original Box and packing. I have rated it 8/10 cosmetically. You searched for: turntable plinth! Etsy is the home to thousands of handmade, vintage, and one-of-a-kind products and gifts related to your search. Thorens produced its first electric turntable in 1928 and continues producing turntables now. There are hundreds of tables for sale at any given moment here in Southern California, and many of these would probably sound great in my system without costing too much. 019,Thorens TP 70 Spezial Tonearm Wand,Thorens TD-190 headshell,Thorens TD 190 headshell,Thorens TD190 headshell. Cylinder-based phonograph manufacturing began around the turn of the century. The plinth was made using birch ply topped off with a beautiful veneer by the highly regarded craftsman Russ Collinson at a cost of around. 2016 - Thorens TD160 MKII | akustik, mkii, td160, thorens | hifi-forum. I hope there is someone who will love to enjoy it. I recently replaced my 12-year-old Dual CS5000 turntable with a Thorens TD 320 Mark III, a European unit, as was the Dual. The NOS Thorens top plate didn't have the same markings as the original, but this seemed moot, as the turntable was being transformed anyway. Another Turntable Offering: Rare and Elite Thorens TD-126 MKII SOLD Why spend more to buy a refurbished Thorens turntable from Vinyl Nirvana? Buying. The wooden base is in great shape for its age and has only a few light marks and scratches, which I have tried to capture in the photos. FOR SALE:I am selling my Thorens TD-160 turntable in very good condition. 24 Feb 2020 17:11. Power supply Caps were all replaced, setup the Grace arm, que damping fluid, adjust spring suspension, and added a Denon DI-304 cartridge. At presant this unit is still going strong with no problems. A key feature of the TD-124 is its motor. Like most vintage turntables,the stock tonearm is outdated so it will not sound as good as something like a Scout with a high quality modern tonearm. Thorens TD-124 with SME 3009 tonearm, Denon 103 cartridge, and custom painted CLD style plinth. This makes the turntable suitable for all systems without phono input. Hi, I have a mid -70's Thorens TD-160 B turntable with an AC synchronous motor. DIY Projects & Setup Info. A turntable of similar design and specification. Last post by sam999. Thorens boasted of a -48 dB rumble value, 0. Modified and Restored Thorens TD160 Some links : Tp16 Mods https://audiomarkoni. At presant this unit is still going strong with no problems. Most turntables with high-end aspirations are manual in operation, meaning you have to lift the arm from its rest, put the. 2m TT-PSU DIN lead < > Experience Rega. Vintage Thorens 166 MKII turntable w/NEW Sumiko "Black Pearl mm cartr (Hope) $700 Thorens TD-160s > SME with Shure Type 4 >< Plus (PT. MINT!!!! 1974 Gull Records. And you'll need a scale to adjust the tracking force. This summer I plan to wire a separate ground with new interconnects. Let's get started!. Thorens TD206 - Makassar wood plinth. The different softness or firmness of the springs will alter the sonic characteristics of the turntable to varying degrees. 019,Thorens TP 70 Spezial Tonearm Wand,Thorens TD-190 headshell,Thorens TD 190 headshell,Thorens TD190 headshell. Thorens manuals were a lesson in how to do product documentation. But as good as I felt the TD-150AB to be, with its belt drive and sprung suspension, it was sonically overshadowed both by Thorens's TD 124 turntable and by the English. or any other make of turntable which is driven by a belt or an idler wheel. Despite the abundant hype, there is little if anything new in turntable design. theanalogdept. Up for sale is a beautiful Thorens TD 166 MKII turntable in excellent condition. I hope there is someone who will love to enjoy it. Gordon Holt's 1966 review of the Swiss Thorens TD-150AB turntable. Enter your search criteria. Beginner's Guide To Turntables. Audio Asylum - Search of Vinyl Asylum Hey, I own a 165 and a 160. There was about an eight-second delay from record start to tonearm descent, and torque was low, making record cleaning harder. An internal Thorens flat drive belt is coupled to an electronically controlled DC motor, giving you a choice of 33-1/3 rpm speed for LPs and 45 rpm speed for that stack of 45s. I am severely disappointed. The belt-driven Thorens with massive platters (125, 126, 145, 147, 150, 160, 165, 166) all had the merit of great stability and and simplicity in design, hence making them durable and very very tweakable it's not uncommon to get any of the models above (except the 124) for $100 +/- and throw $500 in mod's at it and have it sound far better than. The Dual 1019 without doubt is duals finest turntable they ever built. Ortofon OM10 cartridge is almost new. Had a Thorens TD-166 MKII back in the day. Tweaking your Thorens:. Thorens TD-150AB turntable and tonearm J. Suitable for all Direct Drive Turntables, for Suspended Turntables like Linn Lp12, Thorens 150, 160, 125, 126, Ariston, Oracle, Technics SL 1200 and other direct drive turntables. I know they are selling. The company moved to Germany in 1966 and merged with EMT. Bei mir neu ist ein Thorens TD 115, damals immerhin das zweitgrößte Modell nach dem TD 126 in der Thorens-Hierarchie. Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable (ag) - JLA FORUMS Thorens 126 MKIII Turntable (ag). I'll suggest the OP (original poster) run a query through the vinyl forum @ AA (audioasylum. Amplifiers. Not to be confused with regular 3-In-One oil which is a much thinner viscosity lubrication.

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