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Thorens MM-002 Phono Preamp
Thorens is arguably one of the most well-known brands on the hifi market today, having developed countless award-winning turntable models to a superior standard for years. Thorens turntable models continue to build upon this extensive reputation for quality, and typically follow the same design philosophy of offering an authoritative turntable at an accessible price, beating rival models in its respective class.
The MM-002 is a simple phono stage, designed for those with MM cartridges. It's beautifully compact in size and will complement all manner of turntables while performing best alongside a Thorens model. Because of its discrete structure, it can be placed next to the turntable or amplifier and sit unobtrusively. A low-noise and fuss-free way to get the most out of your turntable.
Who is Thorens?
Thorens is a high-quality manufacturer of entry-level to premium end turntables, based in Switzerland. Thorens as a company is well established, with a history dating back as far 1883 with audiophile-grade turntables being added to their list of well-crafted products in the 1950s and the 1960s, models from which are still highly sought after and regarded as some of the best turntables of their time.
Type Moving Magnet Gain at 1 kHz 40 dB Cartridge matching
47 kOhms + 220 pF fixed Frequency response 10 Hz - 50 kHz (-3 dB) RIAA curve accuracy ±0.3 dB max THD+N <0.015% Signal-to-noise-ratio >86 dB Crosstalk ≧40 dB Input sensitivity 3.14 mVrms for
-10 dBV output (316 mVrms)
Max. output voltage 498 mVrms at
5 mVrms input (1 kHz)
Output impedance 47 Ohms Inputs 1x RCA Outputs 1x RCA Power supply 24 V DC / 630 mA Power consumption 3.3 W / 15 mA Weight 292g
(not including power supply)
Dimensions (W x H x D) 100 x 45 x 93 mm
Providing your item is in stock, the order is usually dispatched within 24 hours. Postage and packing is completely free for orders over £100*. Out of stock items will be dispatched as soon as they become available, out of stock items can take between 4 to 21 days for dispatch.
Orders are sent via our couriers' DPD on a next-day-delivery service and usually, take between 1 and 3 days.
*We ship free of charge to mainland UK addresses, excluding the Scottish Highlands or 'Out-Of-Reach' Scottish locations. Please consult the post-codes below to see if your location falls within this category. If you are still unsure, please contact us on 01432 354921. We also ship to Northern Ireland, Channel Islands, Scilly Isles, Scottish Isles and Scottish Highlands, however, delivery to these locations will incur a charge and can only be sent via a 2-day service.
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