Brand: Elizabethan (EAP)
Category:Vintage (Pre 1960, some recorders were so good, they belong in above categories)
Country of Manufacture:United Kingdom
Release dates:1958 - 1961
Speeds: 1 7/8, 3 3/4, 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 2
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track
Frequency Response:(all 3 dB): 7½ ips: 60Hz - 12kHz
Wow and Flutter:
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
A three-speed (7½, 3¾ & 1 ips) three motor deck (supplied by Motek) from The Elizabethan (E.A.P.) company in Essex, UK. This unit had a maximum reel size of 7″, an internal 7″ x4″ speaker, and a 3½ watt output. Two inputs were provided with mixing facilities. microphone and radio/phono, along with extension speaker and headphone
outputs. Price when new (UK) was 45 Gns.
Valve complement: 12AX7, ECL82, EM85 & 2 metal rectifiers / Rewind speed: approximately 2 minutes for 2400ft tape / Audio output power: 3½ watts / Inputs: microphone and phono / radio / Outputs: extension speaker and headphone / Speaker(s): 7″ x 4″ / Dimensions: 14 x 11½ x 6¾” (355.5 x 292 x 171.5 mm) / Weight: 23 lbs (10,45 kg) / half-track mono