Country of Manufacture:United Kingdom
Release dates:1977 - 1982
Original Price: $£1600
Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2, 15
Max Reel Size("): 10.5"
Number of heads: 4
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Stereo
Frequency Response:( 2 dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz - 16kHz 15 ips: 30Hz - 18kHz
Wow and Flutter:0.5% peak weighted at 15 ips
Signal-to-Noise Ratio:60dB mono, 58dB stereo at 15 ips
Sound quality rating:8 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 8 / 10
The Proline 2000TC was a
professional mono/stereo two-track studio mastering machine using ¼ -inch
tape. Two tape speeds were provided in three separate configurations.
3¾ & 7½ ips, 7½ & 15 ips or 15 & 30 ips.
Features included full logic transport, twin dc servo controlled capstans
with crystal reference, D.C. reel motors with variable tape spooling,
constant tape tension in all modes, dump edit facility, LED tape timer,
NAB/DIN switchable EQ, plug-in open face head block and modular electronics,
remote control and various ‘broadcast’ control panel options for TV, radio
and recording studios.
/ half-track stereo or mono