Brand: Lugavox (ACEC)
Country of Manufacture:Belgium
Release dates:1955 - 1958
Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 2
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track
Wow and Flutter:
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
Manufactured by the Belgian company ACEC, (Ateliers de Constructions Electriques de Charleroi), the 1955 Lugavox 1160 was a two-track mono recorder with two speeds (3¾ and 7½ ips) and a 7″ (18cm) reel capacity.
The deck was made from cast aluminium with a hammertone finish and housed in an attractive tan leatherette case.
Amplifier output was 3.5 watts.
Valve complement: ECC81, EF86, EL84, DM70 / Audio output power: 3.5 watts / Dimensions: 16.5 x 12.6 x 8.3 inches (420 x 320 x 210 mm) / Weight: 24.2 lbs (11 kg) / half-track mono