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Technical Details

Brand: Lafayette

Model:RK-845

Category:

Application:Consumer

Country of Manufacture:USA

Release dates:1969 - 1972

Original Price: $$229.9

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

Speeds: 7 1/2, 3 3/4, 1 7/8

Max Reel Size("): 7

Number of heads: 2

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

# Motors:

Voltage(s): 110-120v

Frequency Response:(all 3 dB): 7½ ips: 40Hz -18kHz

Wow and Flutter:(less than) 0.15% at 7½

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:better than 50dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

Additional Details

Description

Lafayette’s
deluxe quarter-track stereo machine for 1969 featured three speeds (7½ ,
3¾ & 1
ips) with automatic equalisation, tape lifters, auto shut-off, sound-with-sound,
sound-on-sound, a 5-mode single tape function lever, twin VU meters, single
4-pole induction motor, 7″ spool capacity and a laminated combined
record/playback head. In addition it had a 4-digit tape counter, magnetic
phono input for recording direct from a turntable and individual tone
and volume controls for left and right channels.
Two 5 x 7″ full-range speakers were driven by a solid
state 12 watt (maximum) amplifier.

Additional Info

Crosstalk: better than 60dB / Equalisation: NAB standard / Bias frequency: 105kHz / Inputs: microphone: 0.15mV for 0VU, 600 ohms, auxiliary: (low) 100mV 150Kohms, (high) 500mV 700Kohms magnetic phono: 0.7mV / Outputs: external amp: 1V to 2.5V (variable) stereo headphones, extension speakers(8 ohms) / Power output: 6 watts per channel (maximum) / Speaker(s): two 7 x 5″ elliptical speakers / Dimensions: 15¾ x 14 x 7¾ ” (400 x 356 x 194mm) / Weight: 29 lbs  (13.2 kg) / quarter-track stereo

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