Thorens Td-146 Turntable With Grado Signature 8m Cartridge - Near Mint
This item has been shown 0 times.
Thorens Td-146 Turntable With Grado Signature 8m Cartridge - Near Mint:
Vintage Thorens TD-146 turntable + Grado Signature 8M phono cartridge. Original owner. In very rare, almost new condition. Recently found again after years in storage, only lightly and carefully used. Had been stored in original shipping box. Untouched by children or inebriated adults. Turntable and wood sides in near perfect condition, with just one small, barely visible nick on one edge. Only sign of wear are very shallow surface scratches on top of dust cover, which could be easily buffed out. Turntable spins up fine at both speeds, a test recording worked flawlessly and sounded amazing. Original box, packaging, manual, power supply, tone arm weights, cartridge case w/ instructions, and alignment tools included."Grado Labs founder/designer, Joseph Grado('s) ... greatest impact on the affordable market was the introduction of the Signature 8 cartridge ... Its smooth tonal balance, superb dynamics and resolution of detail, and soundstaging capabilities competed with many more expensive moving-coils of the day. Plus, it was an excellent tracker." - Gradolabs.comThe 8M cartridge included was the improved second version of the Signature 8.Double boxed and padded for shipping.