Country of Manufacture:Japan
Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 3
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Stereo
Frequency Response:(all 3 dB): 7½ ips: 50 Hz-15kHz
Wow and Flutter:less than 0.17% at 7½ ips. less than 0.25% at 3¾ ips
Signal-to-Noise Ratio:50dB unweighted at both speeds
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
The TC-350 was a quarter-track stereo tape deck with three heads and two tape speeds (7½ and 3¾ ips). This was a three-head version of the two-head TC-250.
Features included sound on sound, independent solid state record and
playback amplifiers(allowing ‘off-tape’ before & after record monitoring).
vertical or horizontal operation and an all-idler, beltless tape drive
mechanism which produced wow and flutter figures of less than 0.17% at
7½ ips and less than 0.25% at 3¾ ips.
Other features included auto-shutoff. 7″ reel capacity. headphone
jack. twin VU meters. pause control and an integrated (DIN) record/playback