Country of Manufacture:USA
Speeds: 1 7/8, 3 3/4, 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 3
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track
Frequency Response:(all 3 dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz to 18kHz
Wow and Flutter:
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
A single motor, three speed
recorder built to professional standards and performance, but with an
appearance and overall operating ease which made it an attractive proposition
to the domestic market for which it was intended.
The 2070 sold in the USA for $520.00 and close to £200 in the UK which
put it fairly and squarely at the upper end of domestic machines at that
The most significant feature of this machine is the automatic threading
(see test report below for more details).
Wow & flutter: 0.2% at 1, 0.12% at 3¾ and 0.08% at 7½ ips / Signal to noise ratio: 43dB at 1, 48dB at 3¾ and 53dB at 7½ ips / Rewind speed: 1 minute 55 seconds for 1200ft / Audio output power: 8 watts RMS per channel / valve complement: 12AX7 x 2. 12AT7 X 3. 12AU7 x 1 / Speaker(s): two 4″ x 8″ / Dimensions: 19 x 13½ x 7½” (483 x 343 x 190 mm) / Weight: 39 lbs ( 17.7 kg) / quarter-track stereo