Category:Vintage (Pre 1960, some recorders were so good, they belong in above categories)
Country of Manufacture:United Kingdom
Release dates:1956 - 1958
Max Reel Size("): 3"
Number of heads:
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track
Wow and Flutter:
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
A three speed,
three motor tape deck fitted with two heads (with provision for a third)
which was extremely popular with many British Tape recorder manufacturers
in the early 1960s.
The third head could be either a monitor or stereo playback
This deck superceded the Collaro Transcriptor mk IV.
The “Studio” was ruggedly built with three fully
screened, four-pole induction motors and an excellent interlocking push-button