Brand: Lugavox (ACEC)
Country of Manufacture:Belgium
Speeds: 1 7/8, 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 1967 Lugavox 1184 was a quarter-track mono recorder with three speeds and a 7″ (18cm) spool capacity.
Hybrid circuitry was used, with three tubes – ECC82 ECC83 ECL86 – and a solid-state output and power supply.
Inputs were provided for radio, mic and two pick-ups. Outputs were provided for amplifier and external speaker.
Valve complement: ECC82 ECC83 ECL86 / Audio output power: 4 watts / Dimensions: 16.5 x 14.2 x 6.7 inches (420 x 360 x 170 mm) / Weight: 25.33 lbs (11.5 kg) / quarter-track mono