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Max Reel Size("): 7"
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10
The Magnafon Courier was a general purpose portable recorder with a 3-motor Motek deck. reels of up to 7″ diameter could be accommodated and three tape speeds were available.
Features included separate bass and treble controls for playback, magic eye recording monitor, twin speakers, digital tape counter, mixing facilities with individual controls for each input (mic & radio/gram) and a preamplifier output for driving an external amplifier.
Price when new was £51 9s.