Country of Manufacture:USA
Release dates:1954 - 1957
Original Price: $545
Speeds: 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 3
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track
Frequency Response:( 3 dB): 40-15kHz
Wow and Flutter:less than 0.25%
Signal-to-Noise Ratio:over 55dB
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
One of the all-time classics. The 600 set the style for semi-professional recorders that spawned many imitators, Akai most notably. This was a full-track, single-speed three-head mono machine. See the vintage Test Report below for a full description.
Start stop time: less than 1 second / Valve complement: 3 x 12AU7, 1 x 12AY7, 2 x 5879, 1 x 6F5 & 1 x 5Y3 / Inputs: 1 high impedance mike. 1 broadcast line, radio or phono / Outputs: 600 ohm balanced or unbalanced line / Dimensions: 28 lbs / Weight: 8 x 14 x 16½” / full-track mono