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Brand: Akai

Model:GX-400D-SS

Category:Super High Fidelity

Application:Consumer

Electronics:Solid State

Equalization:NAB

Country of Manufacture:Japan

Release dates:1974 - 1977

Original Price: $1495

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 10.5"

Number of heads: 4

Head Composition: Glass

Head Configuration: Stereo

# Motors: 3

Auto Reverse?:No

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

Outputs: RCA

Frequency Response:20Hz to 27kHz (15 ips)

Wow and Flutter:0.035%

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:55

Sound quality rating:7 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 7/ 10

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Quite a versatile machine, the Akai akai GX-400D-SS was a quadraphonic deck that could also be used for stereo and had auto reverse.
Dual capstan drive with ferrite heads with really excellent specifications made this fairly expensive machine a great performer.

 

Additional Info

Track System auto reverse, 4-track, 4-channel, stereo/multi channel system
Heads (4) 1 x record, 1 x playback, 2 x erase
Motors (3) 1 x AC servo capstan – 2 eddy current Reel
Reel Size Max 10.5″
Speeds   3 3⁄4 – 7 1⁄2 –  15 ips
Wow and flutter .035% at 15 IPS – .05 at 7.5  – .08 at 3.75
Frequency Response 20-20K at 15ips – 20-26k at 7.5ips – 30 to 18k at 3.75 ips
Signal-to-Noise Ratio 55 DB
Harmonic distortion 1%
Semiconductors  95 x transistors, 88 x diodes, 4 x linear IC
Fast-forward/Rewind Time 75/90 sec – 1200″ tape
Dimensions 457 x 590 x 240mm
Weight 31.2kg

Remote Control  RC-17

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