Thorens TD170 turntable


Thorens TD170 is one of the best starter turntable available at TTVJ at a list price of $449. It has a fixed headshell. Playing records become fun with fully automatic TD170. It performs all the functions beginning from setting the needle on the record, returning it to its resting place at the end, shutting off the drive motor awaiting your next selection. It is available in black finish and operates at 3 speeds – 33 1/3, 45 and 78 with the flip of a switch. An Ortofon OMB-10 phono cartridge is provided with the turntable for playing 33/45 RPM records.


  • Dimensions (W” x D” x H”): 17.3 x 14 x 4.3
  • Distortion free aluminum platter
  • Drive System Precision belt drive
  • Electronically controlled DC motor
  • Power supply AC-adapter
  • Signal lead capacitance: 160 pf
  • Speed select: Electronic
  • Switch off/lift Mechanical
  • Tubular aluminum tone arm system with magnetic anti-skate system
  • Weight (lbs.): 11