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Brand: Grundig

Model:TK 5

Category:Vintage

Application:Consumer

Electronic:Tube

Country of Manufacture:Germany

Release dates:1955 - 1958

Tracks:1/2 Rec/PB

Speeds: 3 3/4

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 2

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Mono - Dual Track

# Motors: 1

Auto Reverse?:No

Voltage(s): 220-240v

Frequency Response:( 3 dB): 50 - 10kHz

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Signal-to-Noise Ratio:

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

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Description

A half-track, single speed (3¾ ips) mono recorder with two heads (erase and record/playback).

The drive mechanism consisted of an outer rotating cage split-phase induction motor and capstan with rubber pressure roller.

The TK 5 had a single speaker built in to the cabinet, a three digit tape position indicator and an automatic stop mechanism utilising metal sensing foils.

Additional Info

Valve complement: EF 86, ECC 81, EL 42 x 2, EM85 / Rewind speed: approximately 2  minutes / Inputs: microphone: 500K. radio: 20K. diode: 1 megohm / Audio output power: 2½ watts / Speaker(s): single permanent magnet 5″ / Dimensions: 12 x 14 x 8″ (305 x 355.5 x 203 mm) / Weight: 23½ lbs (10.7 kg) / half-track mono

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