Category:Mid High Fidelity (most Japanese recorders fall into this category)
Country of Manufacture:Japan
Release dates:1969 - 1972
Speeds: 1 7/8, 3 3/4, 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 2
Dimension: 12.6 x 12.6 x 4.7 inch - 320 x 320 x 120 mm
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Stereo
Frequency Response:7½ ips: 50 - 16kHz ( 3dB)
Wow and Flutter:
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 7 / 10
Weight: 6 kg.
A quarter-track stereo Portable AC or battery operated recorder with twin VU meters, auto shut-off, digital counter, pause control, 7″ reel capacity, three speeds and a 5 watt output.
Audio output power: 5 watts / Speaker(s): small internal / Dimensions: 13½ x 12½ x 7¼” (343 x 318 x 184mm) / Weight: 17 lbs (7.7 kg) / quarter-track stereo
The 1012 was available with the following variations