Country of Manufacture:Norway
Original Price: $400
Speeds: 1 7/8, 3 3/4, 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 3
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Stereo
Frequency Response: 7½ ips: 40Hz -16kHz
Wow and Flutter:< 0.15 % at 7½ ips. < 0.2 % at 3¾ ips. < 0.3%at 1 ips
Sound quality rating:7 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 7 / 10
First released in late 1962, the series 7 was a deluxe, four-track stereo recorder with three speeds,
built-in 3 watt per channel stereo amplifier and two 7″ speakers.
It utilised a single four-pole asynchronous capacitor motor and a precision
record/playback head along with a ferrite core erase head.
Features included twin EAM 86 magic eye record level indicators, ‘joystick’
type motion selector, separate stereo volume controls, stereo inputs for
Mic & Line, stereo cathode follower and speaker outputs.
Price when new: $US 400.00