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Brand: Sony

Model:TC-R7-2

Category:Mid High Fidelity

Application:Semi-Pro

Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Japan

Release dates:1977 - 1982

Tracks:1/2 Rec/Play+1/4PB

Speeds: 7 1/2, 15

Max Reel Size("): 10.5"

Number of heads: 4

Dimension: (521 x 444.5 x 234.9 mm) 20½ x 17½ x 9¼ ”

Head Composition: Ferrite

Head Configuration: Stereo - Stacked

# Motors: 3

Auto Reverse?:No

Voltage(s): 100v Japan

Outputs: RCA

Frequency Response:30Hz – 22kHz at 15 ips (3dB)

Wow and Flutter:0.018% @ 15 ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:65 dB

Sound quality rating:8 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 8/ 10

Weight: (26.6kg) 58.5 lbs

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Description

The Sony TC-R7-2 Was a Japanese market version of the Sony TC-766-2 which featured four ferrite & ferrite heads And was 1/2 track recorder with a 1/4 track playback head. With very excellent specifications, this machine was second only to the super expensive  Sony 880-2 

Another Japanese specific model that was similar, was the Sony TC-R6  a 1/4 track low-speed machine which was identical to the TC-765

 

Additional Info

Track system Half-track stereo record & playback, quarter-track stereo playback
Heads  (4) – erase, record, half-track playback and quarter-track playback
Motors  3 motor, belt driven system
Maximum Reel Size  10½ ”
Tape Speeds  7½ & 15 ips (3¾ & 7½ ips version available)
Rewind Speed  150 seconds (1200′ tape)
Frequency Response  (3dB) 30Hz – 22kHz at 15 ips
Wow & flutter  0.018% @ 15 ips
Speed tolerance  0.5% at 15 ips
Crosstalk  55dB @ 1,000Hz
Harmonic distortion  0.5% at 15 ips (FeCr tape)
Bias frequency  160kHz
Inputs line  60mV, 100k Ohms; microphone: 0.2mV, low
Outputs line  0.435V with control at detent, 0.775V – headphones: 35mV, 8 Ohms nominal
Dimensions 20½ x 17½ x 9¼ ” (521 x 444.5 x 234.9 mm)
Weight 58.5 lbs (26.6kg)

Capstan Belt  FR-19.6

Half-track stereo record & playback, quarter-track stereo playback

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