Brand: Bell & Howell 775
Model:Bell & Howell
Country of Manufacture:
Original Price: $$199.5
Speeds: 7 1/2, 3 3/4
Max Reel Size("): 7
Number of heads: 2
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: half-track mono
Frequency Response:(all 3 dB): 7½ ips: 50Hz - 13kHz ips
Wow and Flutter:less than 0.5%
Signal-to-Noise Ratio:more than 40dB
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10
A two-speed, dual track
portable tape recorder with a 7″ reel capacity.
Operation was via five push-button controls. The unit had two 5¼”
speakers, a five-watt amplifier and a three position switch for normal,
monitor or public address operation.
Twin level lamps (normal and maximum level) indicated recording volume
and a single knob provided tone control.
Price when new:
Total harmonic distortion: less than 1% / Valve complement: 6X4, 12AT7, 12AX7, 6CM6 and 6S4A / Audio output power: 5 watts / Speaker(s): two 5¼” speakers / Dimensions: 10 x 15 x 16″ (254 x 381 x 406 mm) / Weight: 38 lbs (17.3kg) / half-track mono