Category:Mid High Fidelity
Country of Manufacture:Japan
Release dates:1972 - 1976
Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 4
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Stereo
Frequency Response:( 3dB): open reel: 30Hz - 13kHz at 3¾ and 30Hz - 18kHz at 7½ ips cassette: 50Hz - 10kHz
Wow and Flutter:open reel: 0.15% at 3¾ and 0.12% at 7½ ips. cassette: 0.2%
Signal-to-Noise Ratio:open reel: better than 50 dB, cassette better than 45 dB
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
This handy little unit was
featured in the 1972 Sony catalogue. It consisted of a quarter-track stereo
open reel tape recorder with a built-in stereo cassette deck, 5-watt per
channel amplifiers and small external speakers which comprised the lid
of the unit.
Tape speeds (reel to reel) were 3¾ and 7½ ips and the unit
could accommodate 7″ reels.
Additional images of this recorder are supplied on the Get Reel Contemporary
Harmonic distortion: 2.5% / Rewind speed: open reel: 2 min 30 seconds, cassette 1 minute 30 seconds (C60) / Audio output power: 2 x 5 watts / Inputs: mic: 600ohm 0.19mV. aux: 100kohm 0.06V. phono: 1.1mV 65kohm / Outputs: line (100k or more) – output (0dB) .44V – headphone 8 ohm (30mV) / Speaker(s): 5.1″ diameter (130mm) in detachable boxes forming lid / Dimensions: 21.2 x 11.8 x 13.9″ (538 x 300 x 352mm) / Weight: 43lb (19.5kg) / quarter-track stereo