Comet (Комета) 212 Stereo

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Sound Rating: 5 / 10 # Owners: 1
Relaibility Rating: 5 / 10 Views: 5

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Brand: Comet (Комета)

Model:212 Stereo

Category:Mid High Fidelity


Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Russia

Release dates: -

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 2

Dimension: 405 x372 x170 mm

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

# Motors: 2

Auto Reverse?:No

Voltage(s): 220-240v

Frequency Response:40-18000 Hz @ 7 1/2ips 63-12500 @ 3 3/4ips

Wow and Flutter:0.16 and 0.3%

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

Weight: 12.5 kg

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Production of the Kometa 212-stereo” started in 1975. It was manufactured in the TochMash plant located in Novosibirsk. This tape recorder could be used in mono or stereo and had built-in speakers. Curiously it has power setting for 127 V at 50 cycles. Not sure where that might be useful but certainly not in North America.


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