* Total transformation to Appearance and Performance for this classic turntable from Legendary Thorens.
* The turntable has some nice features including adjustable speed control for 33 and 45 for accuracy in speed , two separated chassis , the 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.
* Auto lift and shut off at the end of the record.
* The tone-arm has its own armboard and features a dynamic design with adjustable VTA and solid built with good balance.
*The ultra quiet motor has a dedicated control board in a closed shielded box as the power supply as well.
*This restoration represents a complete transformation to the Appearance and the Performance of this classic turntable from the legendary Thorens company.It is known as one of the best turntables in the audio history, and has been modified to super status .
After a complete dis-assembly, all parts pertinent to the turntables operation have been cleaned and lubricated before being re-assembled and installed. This includes the Spindle Bearing, the sub-platter, motor, suspension springs and the tonearm. .
* Main platter has been polished many stages by hand .
* The plinth has been refinished,painted with High Grade paint and lacquered several coats to get that piano black gloss shiny look .
* Wiring of the tonearm goes directly to brand new VAMPIRE RCA jacks installed on the rear of the plinth.
* Brand new belt has been installed .
* The system will come fitted with the highly regarded DENON DL-160 Moving Coil High output cartridge, installed professionally with the use of protractor for maximum accuracy.Can be connected in any MM Phono stage.
* High quality brass cones in chrome finish, installed at the bottom of plinth with adjustable spikes for accurate level adjustment.
*Audiophile High Grade power cable and MARINGO Power plug with nice black braided sleeving has been installed.
*The top class dustcover is a special custom order and made from the best manufacturer in US, the black board which appears in the pictures,upon your request can be included in the asking price too.
* The suspension has been improved and sounding reproduction is now more integrated provides , even cleaner more extended and articulate bass,wide open 3D images sounstage, revealing midrange and clearer highs.
*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 turntable has been meticulous well prepared , tested step by step and listened to the Reference system to get the maximum out of it .Give yourself a chance to experienced the turntable like never before and tell yourself about the quality of work and performance.
* The turntable is capable for a serious Reference performance providing very extended extreme frequencies with clean highs ,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 soundstage with perfectly black background.
* If you have a turntable that you need to upgrade it or a project to completed , contact me for the arrangements.
* Upcoming Restorations
TD-160 SUPER S with SME SERIES III tone arm or , TD-125 LIMITED EDITION BLACK TOP SME SERIES III tone arm and Outboard Motor, TD-166 MK II, TD-145
* One year warranty on all new parts
* Sincerely Spiros Vasilatos
* You may contact me directly at 412.726.7059 for more info or questions or by email electro250r at yahoo.com