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Sound Rating: 7.5 / 10 Avg.Price: 10 # Owners: 2
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Technical Details

Brand: Allied


Category:Mid High Fidelity


Electronics:Solid State


Country of Manufacture:USA

Release dates:1971 - 1975

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 1 7/8, 3 3/4, 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 2

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

# Motors: 3

Voltage(s): 110-120v

Outputs: RCA

Frequency Response:7½ ips: 30Hz -20kHz

Wow and Flutter:less than 0.1% at 7½   ips

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10

Additional Details


Featured in the 1971 Allied Radio Corp catalogue, the TD-1039 was a medium-priced two-head, four-track
stereo deck with a 7″ reel capacity and three speeds: 7½ , 3¾ and 15 ips.  Two illuminated VU meters and linear-type sliding level controls were provided for recording and a single large knob supplied for transport
Other features included:

Automatic tape lifters
Retractable pinch roller for easy tape threading
4-digit counter
Hinged compartment for recording inputs and safety locks
Auto shut-off
Flutter-free motor

Price when new: US$ 139.95
Also available with detachable speakers and
in-built amplifiers as model TR-1049

Additional Info

Inputs: 2 microphone. 2 Auxiliary / Outputs: line, stereo headphone jack / Dimensions: 13 x 19½ x 7½ ” (330 x 493 x 190.5 mm) / Weight: 20 lbs  (9.1 kg) / quarter-track stereo


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