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Technical Details

Brand: Allied




Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:USA

Release dates:1972-1972

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB+1/2PB

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:

Voltage(s): 110-120v

Frequency Response:(all 3 dB): 7½ ips: 40Hz -16kHz

Wow and Flutter:< 0.15% at 7½ ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

Additional Details


Featured in the 1969 Allied
Radio Corp catalogue the TR-1040 was a quarter-track stereo machine taking
7″ reels and offering three capstan-drive speeds: 7½ , 3¾ and 1
ips.  Two large VU meters were provided for record level indication
and a large single knob function switch on the right just below the take-up
reel took care of all tape transport operations.
An internal stereo amp drove the two detachable speakers which closed
to form the recorder’s cover.

Additional Info

Total harmonic distortion: less than 2% / Audio output power: 5 watts total / Inputs: 2 microphone, 2 Auxiliary / Outputs: pre-amp, external speakers, stereo headphone jack / Speaker(s): two detachable wide-range speakers (they form lid of recorder) / Dimensions: 13½ x 18½ x 9¾ ” (343 x 470 x 247.6 mm) / Weight: 34 lbs  (13.5 kg) / quarter-track stereo


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