The King of the turntables is here ,with a look that haven't seen before!
This unique turntable prep 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 modified to super status .
The SME tone arm needs no introduction ,it is one of the best tone arms in the world and it is famous for its accuracy, well known for its tracking ability,offering all the fine adjustments available for accurate set up.
The turntable has some nice features including adjustable speed control for 16,33 and 45 ,for accuracy in speed , two separated chassis , which lower one holds 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 turntables operation have been cleaned and lubricated where it required , and checked for its functioning ,including the Spindle Bearing, the sub-platter, motor, suspension springs and the tonearm.
* Main platter has been polished multiple times by hand to get the chrome like shinning.
* The plinth has been refinished,painted in Ferrari Red with high grade automotive paint and lacquered several coats to get that high gloss shiny look ,which is protective too.
*The top chassis of the turntable has been stripped down,primed and painted also in Ferrari Red for a unique and contemporary look .
* The tone arm has been rewired with a brand new pure silver conductors and the Wiring of the tonearm goes straight out ,which is made by VAN DEN HUL for SME and the connectors been replaced with new ones made from Silver and Rhodium .
* Brand new belt has been installed .
*High quality brass cones and plates in satin nickel finish, installed at the bottom of plinth to improve further the performance in terms of clarity ,definition and imaging of sound-stage.
* New plinth base 1 inch thick provides extra stability , rigidity and solidity to the entire unit.
* High quality brass cones in satin nickel finish, installed to the new 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 Brand new top quality 1/4" thickness custom Acrylic dust cover which is made from the best manufacturer in U.S. is part of this sale , and will be included in the package as the black anti-vibration Board too .
*The turntable will come fitted with the musical and detailed sounding cartridge,the well known for its musicality the remarkable MC ORTOFON GOLD REFERENCE which offers the newest and best stylus in the world available the Microridge, a low surface noise and excellent tracker for pure vinyl sound highly textured,aligned with the use of protractor for maximum accuracy.
* If you wish to purchase it without the cartridge that is mounted the price will drop at $3,495 .
* 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.
* A nice accessory, the beautiful HELIOPAD Clamp stabilizer is included too.
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 and detailed highs ,unbelievable lifelike midrange with 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 fine materials and triple boxed with a roomier outer box, a quick guide easy to follow will be provided ,for the set up of turntable and other useful information.