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Brand: Fidelity

Model:Playmaster Major

Category:Vintage

Application:Portable

Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:United Kingdom

Release dates:1964 - 1967

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

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 - 15kHz

Wow and Flutter:0.15% at 7½ ips, 0.25% at 3¾ ips and 0.35% at 1 ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:50dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10

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Description

A four-track mono recorder with up to 7″ reel capacity. Other features included inputs for microphone, radio and gramophone with
mixing and monitoring facilities. super imposition. stereo playback. separate bass and treble controls. recording level meter and a rugged case finished
in two-tone grey leather-cloth. The tape deck employed the new BSR 3-speed unit (1 7/8, 3¾ and 7½ ips) which offered three controls.

Additional Info

Erase damping: 70dB down at 1 kHz / Bias frequency: 50kHz / Valve complement: EF 86, ECC 83, EL 84, ECL 86 and one AC107 transistor / Rewind speed: 3½  minutes for 1200ft / Audio output power: 5 watts / Inputs: microphone: 2mV. radio / gram: 60mV / Outputs: stereo output: 2mV at 1kHz / Speaker(s): 9″ x 5″ high-flux permanent magnet / Dimensions: 19½ x 16½ x 8″ (495 x 413 x 203mm) / Weight: 28 lbs (12.7 kg) / quarter-track mono

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