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Brand: Knight

Model:KN 4310-A

Category:Mid High Fidelity


Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:USA

Release dates:1963 - 1966

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB+1/2PB

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: 50Hz - 15kHz

Wow and Flutter:less than  0.3% at 7½ ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:45dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10

Additional Details


The top of the Knight range
for 1963, the 4310A recorded and played both in half and quarter-track
stereo.  Two 8 watt push-pull “Hi-Fi” amplifiers drove
two 6″ speakers.  Three speeds were provided plus an automatic
shut-off.  A three digit counter and two ceramic microphones were
also part of the deal.
Six pushbuttons controlled the tape transport functions: Stop, Record,
Rewind, Wind, Play and Pause
This machine was featured as “our finest stereo tape recorder”
in the 1963 Allied Electronics catalogue.

Additional Info

Total harmonic distortion: below 1% / Audio output power: 2 x 8 watts / Inputs: high impedance microphone input and line input / Outputs: extension speakers and hi-level outputs for external amplifier / Speaker(s): twin wide-range 6″ inbuilt / Dimensions: 9½ x 18 x 14½” (224 x 457 x 368 mm) / Weight: 30 lbs (13.6 kg) / quarter-track stereo


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