Member Summary

Sound Rating: 5 / 10 # Owners: 1
Relaibility Rating: 5 / 10 Views: 352

Member Actions

Improve This Post

Improve Post


Technical Details

Brand: Tandberg

Model:Series 12

Category:Mid High Fidelity

Application:Consumer

Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Norway

Release dates:1966 - 1969

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

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

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 2

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track

# Motors:

Voltage(s): 220-240v

Frequency Response:(all 3 dB): 7½ ips: 40Hz - 16kHz

Wow and Flutter:0.1% at 7½ ips, 0.15% at 3¾ ips and 0.25% at 1 ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:55dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

Additional Details

Description

A transistorised (apart
from the two magic-eyes) stereo quarter-track or half-track tape recorder
with side-facing internal speakers and ten watts per channel power amplifiers.

The recorder had three tape speeds and a single motor with wow &
flutter figures of 0.1% at 7½ ips. Price (UK) in 1967 was £110.
5s.
For a detailed vintage test report, see below.

Additional Info

Speed tolerance: 2% absolute tolerance / Total harmonic distortion: less than 5% / Bias frequency: 85.5kHz / Semiconductors: 35 transistors, 3 diodes, 2 bridge rectifiers / Audio output power: ten watts per channel at 5% distortion / Speaker(s): 2 each 4″ x 7″ / Dimensions: 15½ x 11¾ x 7″ (394 x 298.5 x 178 mm) / Weight: 23 lbs (10.5kg) / quarter-track stereo and half-track versions

Reviews

No reviews yet.

Service Report

No Service Report yet.

Leave A Review:

Report Inaccuracies on Tandberg Series 12 Page


You need to be logged in for this feature to work.