The King of the turntables is here ,with a look that haven’t seen before! This unique turntable prepared and designed to best top audiophile turntables costing 10 to 20 times more than this unit, and not only to listen to its amazing sound but let you imagine the musicians and instruments as virtually they are in your listening room with its unique ability to 3D lifelike imaging soundstage ,which only can be compared with the real thing.
Total transformation to Appearance and Performance for this classic turntable from Legendary Thorens.
It is known as one of the best turntables in the audio history, and has been upgraded to super status .
The turntable has some nice features including adjustable speed control for 33 and 45 ,78 for accuracy in speed , two separated chassis ,with the lower one to hold the power supply enclosed in a dedicated shielded box and the electronics for the control of speed and the upper that holds the separated arm board and tone arm ,the sub platter , outer platter and the three point spring suspension.
All the parts pertinent to the turntable's operation have been cleaned and lubricated checked for correct functioning and to ensure lasting. This includes the Spindle Bearing, the sub-platter, motor, suspension springs and the tonearm.
*The tone arm that has been installed is the famous SME 3009 S2 Improved well known for its accuracy and the tracking ability and offers all the fine adjustments for an accurate set up .
*The wiring that goes to the cartridge has been upgraded with pure copper by AudioTechnica .
*The Main platter has been polished many stages by hand to achieve that shiny chrome looking finish .
*The top chassis of the turntable has been stripped down,primed and painted in Ferrari red with automotive paint as the plinth too for a unique and contemporary look .
* The plinth has been refinished, and lacquered several coats to get that high gloss shiny and rich look , as protective too.
* Brand new belt has been installed .
* A new additional 1 " inch thick base made of wood attached at the bottom of the turntable for extra durability and solidity .
* High quality brass cones and plates in black chrome finish, installed at the bottom of plinth to improve further the performance in terms of clarity ,definition and imaging of sound-stage.
*Audiophile High Grade power cable and MARINGO Power plug has been installed for quieter background.
* The suspension has been improved and sounding reproduction is now more integrated ,provides even cleaner more extended and articulate bass,wide open 3 D images sound stage, revealing mid range and clearer highs .
* The turntable will come included with the brand new clear acrylic High quality dust cover as appears in the pictures.
* The brand new Heliopad record clamp also will be included .
* The black board it is there for display purposes but if its requested can also be included.
The goal has been achieved and guaranteed that this classic turntable now performs and looks at its best ever. With the suspended design ,the ultra quiet and accurate motor combined with the High Grade hardware that has been used to this Restoration ,can outperform way more expensive turntable systems,and will let you enjoy the High End performance at it's best.
The unit has been meticulous well prepared , tested step by step and listened to the Reference system to get the maximum out of it .
This turntable is capable for a serious Reference performance providing very extended extreme frequencies with clean highs , lifelike midrange, articulate deep bass very well controlled with weight and well defined. Natural and musical presentation-reproduction of music in a very wide and deep sound stage with perfectly black background.
Will be professionally packed with use of finest materials and will be double boxed with roomy boxes , and a quick guide easy to follow will be provided , for the set up of turntable and other useful information.