The external motor unit of the Thorens Acrylic-Series was constructed in a way that there is no mechanical contact to the plinth, thus avoiding transfer of vibration. In addition, the entire turntable rests on special feet which effectively dampen all kinds of air-born or footfall vibrations and eventually ensure a continuous, undisturbed run of the platter.
The TP 92 tonearm, which was specially designed for Thorens turntables, uses an ultra-low-friction bearing and an innovative magnetic anti-bias system with zero stiction. The arm tube is made from rolled aluminium that is damped using RMR (Reduced Modal Resonance) technology. The brass counterweight at the end of the arm tube is double-decoupled, and the tonearm is so designed that its centre of gravity is level with the stylus.
TD 2035: 33 mm acrylic plinth (sandwich construction), 6.0 kg platter
TD 2015: 25 mm acrylic plinth, 3.7 kg platter
New TP 92 tonearm
New design of the chassis
New exciting colours (TD 2035)
SME M2-9 or 309 tonearm available (option)