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Brand: Teleton (Realistic)


Category:Mid High Fidelity


Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Japan

Release dates:1970 - 1974

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

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

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 4

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

Auto Reverse?:Yes

Voltage(s): 110-120v

Frequency Response:( 3dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz - 20k Hz

Wow and Flutter:less than 0.2% at 7½ ips

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

Additional Details


The Tr-101 was an automatic reversing three-speed, four-head solid-state stereo tape deck. Playback could be set for one complete cycle with shut-off, continuous replay, or automatic stop at a pre-determined point by using foil-sensing patches.
Other features included vertical or horizontal operation, auto-thread 7″ reel (provided), push-to-reset 3-digit tape counter, dual VU meters, front panel stereo headphone jack, sound-on-sound, sound-with-sound and oiled walnut base with press-fit Lucite dust cover. Price when new $199.95.

Additional Info

Inputs: microphone and auxiliary / Outputs: line, headphones (8 ohms) / Dimensions: 18¾ . x 7¾ . x 15¼ . (476 x 197 x 384 mm) / Weight: 30 lbs (13.6 Kg) / quarter-track stereo (with auto reverse)


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