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Technical Details

Brand: Tandberg

Model:Series 8

Category:Mainstream

Application:Consumer

Electronic:Tube

Country of Manufacture:Norway

Release dates:1965-1965

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 1 7/8, 3 3/4

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): 3¾ ips: 40Hz -12kHz

Wow and Flutter:(better than) 0.2% at 3¾ ips: 0.3% at 1 ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:at 5% distortion: quarter-track 50 dB, half-track 53 dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

Additional Details

Description

Produced from 1962-1968.
A two-speed (3¾ & 1
ips), half or quarter-track mono recorder with ‘joystick’ type motion
selector and electronic beam indicator (magic eye).
Available in four different versions, all had a 7″ x 4″ loudspeaker
and 3 watt audio output.
Three valves and a selenium rectifier were used in the electronics.

Additional Info

Speed tolerance: 2% / Valve complement: 1 each ECC83, ECL86 & EAM86 and a selenium rectifier / Audio output power: 3 watts / Inputs: mic: 1 Mohm and 75 mV max, sensitivity 2 mV radio: 0.3 - 0.5 Mohm, adjustable 2 mV - 7V / Power consumption: 50 watts / Speaker(s): one 7" x 4" elliptical / Dimensions: 15 x 6¾ x 11¾" (381 x 171.5 x 298.5 mm) / Weight: 21 lbs (9.5 kg) / half or quarter-track mono

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