Total transformation to Appearance and Performance for this rare turntable from the legendary Thorens.
* All the parts have been cleaned,re lubricated including suspension springs ,spindle bearing, sub platter , motor and the tonearm and then tested for their functioning up to the specs.
*The plinth has been upgraded for improved solidity and rigidity, has been painted several coats of black Automotive paint and the entire plinth lacquered several coats to get that rich and shiny look as protective too.
*The main platter has been polished multiple stages by hand.
* The platter mat has been replaced with a High Quality one made by ORACLE , the Groove Isolator, for improved isolation from the moving parts.
*The tone arm is the GRACE 707 ,which offers all the fine adjustments to achieve accuracy in tracking ,a musical and detailed sounding tonearm.
*Wiring of the tonearm goes directly to brand new VAMPIRE connectors with the use of WBT Silver soldering.
*Audiophile High Grade power cable and MARINGO Power plug has been installed for quieter and improved black background.
* Brand new high quality belt has been installed .
*High quality brass cones in satin nickel finish installed at the bottom of plinth to enhance further the performance in terms of clarity ,imaging and size of sound stage ,to improve the isolation of turntable from the environment ,and add in the appearance as well.
* The suspension has been improved and along with the other upgrades the sounding reproduction is now more integrated provides , even cleaner more extended and articulate bass,wide open 3D images sound stage revealing lifelike mid range and clearer accurate highs.
*The turntable will come fitted with the musical and detailed sounding cartridge from the luxury series of AUDIO TECHNICA the DR 500 Gold a high output Moving magnet design, low surface noise and excellent tracker for pure vinyl sound highly textured , which has delicacy too ,very good dynamics and authoritative bottom end aligned with the use of protractor for maximum accuracy .
The black board and a dust cover will be provided if it is requested.
The turntable has been meticulous well prepared , tested step by step and listened to the Reference system to get the maximum out of it .
The goal has been achieved and guarantee 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,will let you enjoy the High End performance at its best.
Will be professionally securely packed and a quick guide will be provided for assembly and other information about the package and the turntable.