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I have a TD 280 .. 33 - 45 turntable...many years old, but…

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I have a TD 280 .. 33 - 45 turntable...many years old, but still OK provided I can secure a new belt. Can you supply a belt for this model please ?

Technician's Assistant: What's the make/model of your device? How old is it?

Thorens TD 280 Turntable...many years old .. perhaps 20 + years

Technician's Assistant: How long has this been going on? What troubleshooting have you tried?

I have replaced belts over the years and feel it is time...I am presuming the belt is stretched...the belt presently installed keeps slipping of the spindles each time I try to activate

Technician's Assistant: Anything else you want the Electronics Expert to know before I connect you?

No thank you... I think I just need to buy a new belt

Submitted: 10 months ago.Category: Consumer Electronics
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Electronics Technician: Kraig, Engineer replied 10 months ago
Kraig
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Hello and good morning.

Yes, over time the belt tends to stretch and continually slip off. You can get a replacement belt for about $10 at Turntable Basics by clicking here and scrolling down to your model turntable.

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