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Thorens TD166

2-Speed Belt-Drive Suspended Chassis Turntable (1975-1992)

review this turntable (8 reviews)

BC models supplied with a blank arm board and no lift/lower device

Thorens TD166


Drive method: belt drive

Motor: 16-pole AC synchronous

Platter: 300mm, 2.7kg

Speeds: 33 and 45rpm

Wow and flutter: 0.05%

Fumble: 75dB

Dimensions: 430 x 360 x 150mm

Weight: 8kg


Classic suspended sub-chassis deck with clear, stable sound of no particular character. Unlikely to make enemies - TD 166 mkV £240 HiFi Choice 1992

Offers a good arm, a stable motor drive, good environmental isolation and a well balanced performance - What HiFi

Refined and articulate sound with well focused imagery, suitable for good MM or budget MC cartridges - TD 166 VI £270 HiFi Choice 1992


mkII instruction/owners manual  English Deutsch Francais - bernt990

mkII Isotrack service manual  English

146/166 mkII instruction/owners manual  English Deutsch Francais

instruction/owners manual  English Deutsch Francais

mkV instruction/owners manual  English Deutsch Francais - MABERT

mkII instruction/owners manual  Italiano - revenge72

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Thorens Belt Drive Turntables

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