Category:Mid High Fidelity (most Japanese recorders fall into this category)
Country of Manufacture:United Kingdom
Release dates:1962 - 1965
Speeds: 3 3/4
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 2
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track
# Motors: 1
Frequency Response:80Hz - 13kHz
Wow and Flutter:
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
This was a low-budget, solid state, quarter-track mono recorder with a single
speed of 3¾ ips.Reels of up to 5¾” could be accommodated and a small VU meter was provided, as was a diode input/output socket.
An internal 4″ speaker was driven by a 1 watt amplifier.
Price when new in the U.K. was £29 8s complete with moving coil microphone.
Hum & noise: less than -36dB / Audio output power: 1 watt / Speaker: 4″ / Inputs: microphone and diode / Outputs: diode and external speaker / Dimensions: 12 x 10½ x 6″ (305 x 267 x 152 mm) / Weight: 11 lbs (5 kg) / quarter-track mono