Build It Yourself
This page is for those crafty folks who want
to build some of their own bits and pieces of the audio system puzzle.
Time Machine (Garrard 401)
your own turntable
Turntable Concept Drawings
Based upon Thorens TD150 and TD160 turntable
parts. And one of them was actually built...guess which one.
Constrained layer plinth and sub-chassis for a Thorens TD150.
A simpler, non-suspended approach using TD160 or TD150 parts
R5, more traditional in appearance and layout for the TD150
Thorens TD124 refurbish projects: photo
documented with text
Link to The TD124 Dept.
Thorens Prestige Restored
Rolf Kelch restores a factory test mule
Thorens Reference Restored
DIY Platter Mats
Tweaks and upgrades
Tweaking a TD150 Mk II.
fitting an SME 3009 Improved tonearm to a TD160
Improving a TD160
a TD160 ala Rolf Kelch
Shelves, platforms and plinths by Bushman
and platforms by user510
Linn has their jig.....but no need to borrow it, cause we now have a ....Thorens
DIY speaker cables