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Sound Rating: 5 / 10 # Owners: 1
Relaibility Rating: 5 / 10 Views: 24

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Brand: Akai






Country of Manufacture:Japan

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Dimension: 390x 340 x 267mm

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

Voltage(s): 100v Japan, 110-120v, 220-240v, Multi

Outputs: RCA, DIN

Frequency Response:19cm/s 40Hz-18kHz

Wow and Flutter:.12% (19 cm/s) - .15% RMS (9.5 cm/s)

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:Open reel 50 dB - Cartridge 45 dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10

Weight: 16.5kg

Additional Details


The Akai 1800 also combined the 8 track Format so you could record back and forth.

Ready to go to the beach with 4W stereo amplifiers, this model appears to have been only sold in Japan and another version  was available, The 1800L.

Additional Info

Open reel 19cm/s 40Hz-18kHz (50Hz-15kHz ±3dB)
Cartridge: 40Hz-14kHz


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