Thorens TD 1601 combines everything TD 1600 brings with some
additional features regarding comfort and connection to amplifiers. Classical
wooden plinth, two-part platter with inner belt and thick rubber mat, powerful
motor control unit, arm board and acrylic dust cover are expanded by balanced
outputs and functions for easier handling.
The conical springs for sub chassis are not mounted on top
board any longer but standing on the bottom. Additionally, a small but strong
tightened thread made of steel connects sub chassis with a steel pin on the
bottom and so prevents sub chassis from staggering and allows only vertical
An electrical lift is included, too and a contactless auto shut off. XLR jacks
provide a real balanced connection to amplifiers.