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#1 of 9 OFFLINE   Sheldon-m

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Posted April 28 2004 - 06:18 AM

There is not a place for it here but everybody here is very knowledgeable on audio I might as well take a shot. I'm in the process of buying a a thorens ad-150 and was trying to find replacement parts for it. If anybody can help.THX

#2 of 9 OFFLINE   John Watson

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Posted April 28 2004 - 06:34 AM

Actually turntables do get discussed, but in the audio-visual section of Home Theatre, so if a moderator moves this for you (or you could repost it there), you may get some info.

#3 of 9 OFFLINE   Henry Gale

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Posted April 28 2004 - 08:40 AM

In the fine print under the Audio/Video Sources section:

"I was born to ramble, born to rove
Some men are searchin for the Holy Grail
But there ain't nothin sweeter 
Than riden' the rails."
-Tom Waits-

#4 of 9 OFFLINE   Chu Gai

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Posted April 28 2004 - 04:24 PM

You can try contacting the US distributer:
TRIAN ELECTRONICS inc.
5816, Highway K
Waunakee WI 53597
Tel.: 001-608-850-3600
Fax: 001-608-850-3602
E-mails:
Endusers: mailto:thorens@triancorp.com
http://www.triancorp.com

For a 30 yo turntable, I'd be concerned about replacing the bearing and probably running with a non-thorens arm.

#5 of 9 OFFLINE   Sheldon-m

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Posted April 29 2004 - 01:26 AM

Thanks all. i'm going to move it.

#6 of 9 OFFLINE   Michael Reuben

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Posted April 29 2004 - 01:55 AM

You can't move a thread. You can only start a new one (which I've closed as a duplicate). If you need to have a thread moved, please contact a moderator. M.
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#7 of 9 OFFLINE   Thira

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Posted April 29 2004 - 02:03 AM

I had a similar problem with a wood based Sony turntable I purchased in the 70's, which still performed well. I did find a place that does a great job repairing turntables. I sent mine in and had a great turnaround. The turntable is like new. The prices are very reasonable.
Try :
http://www.theturntablefactory.com/
The guy's name is Joel.
Good luck

#8 of 9 OFFLINE   Phil Rose

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Posted April 29 2004 - 11:18 AM

If you venture to the Vinyl forum on the Audio Asylum website you will get a great deal of help since there is a large Thorens following there.

#9 of 9 OFFLINE   Sheldon-m

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Posted April 30 2004 - 01:57 AM

thanks all




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