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Brand: Tandberg

Model:3500X

Category:Mid High Fidelity

Application:Consumer

Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Norway

Release dates:1975 - 1979

Original Price: $600

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

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

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 4

Dimension: 400 x 410 x 180mm

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

# Motors: 3

Voltage(s): 220-240v

Outputs: RCA, DIN

Frequency Response:( 3 dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz - 22kHz 3¾ ips: 40Hz - 18kHz 1 ips: 40Hz - 9kHz

Wow and Flutter:0.12% (3¾ ips) and 0.07% (7½ ips)

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:64dB at 7½ ips

Sound quality rating:6 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

Weight: 20 lbs (9.1 kg)

Additional Details

Description

The Model 3500X was an updated version of the model 3300X, with the addition of a pair of output level controls and a slightly altered design.
This was a deck-only with no audio output amplifiers or inbuilt speakers.  The Crossfield head bias system was employed on this (as it was on all “X” series machines) and the recorder was biased for LH tape. Four heads in all were incorporated into the design with a single motor performing all transport functions.

Additional Info

Speed tolerance: 1% / Crosstalk: 60dB / Bias frequency: 85 kHz / Inputs: microphone: (0.13mV, 1K, DIN socket) radio: (8mV, 50K, DIN socket) line: (100mV, 500K, phono plugs) / Outputs: headphones: (1000mV, 100 Ohm, jack)  line: (1000mV, 5K, DIN and phono plugs)

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