Thorens TD 125 MKII
in Switzerland (1972 – 1975)
left to right : Speed selector (16/33/45 RPM) -
Stroboscope with knurled wheel for pitch
Off/On switch - Tone arm
lift. TP16 standard tone arm.
Belt-Drive suspended chassis turntable with electronic speed control.
MKII follows the previous version TD 125 MKI, manufactured from 1968
until to 1971. Both models have electronic speed control and the same
suspended chassis via a 3 point springs seated inside the turntable and
the top plate.
of the TP 25 or TP 12 tone-arms mounted in TD 125 MKI, this one is
provided with the new TP16 tone arm.
The anti-skating devices is created by means of magnetic field, without any additional friction. In addition the calibration takes into consideration too the condition of record surface ( dry or no groove cleaning / wet groove cleaning) and the needle shape ( spherical or elliptic).
The 3 springs suspended chassis
available on request the owner’s manual and the service manual
Are available on request the abstracts of testing performed by Italian magazines Suono (no.27,1974 - no.35,1975 - no.44 suppl.,1975) and Stereoplay (no.20,1975)
Sono disponibili a richiesta gli estratti delle prove tecniche seguite dalle riviste italiane Suono (no.27,1974 - no.35,1975 - no.44 suppl.,1975) e Stereoplay (n.20,1975)
How to set up a three-spring suspended TT really well.