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Technical Details

Brand: Teac


Category:Mid High Fidelity


Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Japan

Release dates:1971 - 1975

Original Price: $460

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 1 (PB)

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

# Motors:

Auto Reverse?:No

Voltage(s): 110-120v

Outputs: RCA

Frequency Response:( 3dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz - 22kHz 3¾ ips: 30Hz - 16kHz

Wow and Flutter:0.08% at 7½ ips, 0.10% at 3¾ ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:55dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10

Additional Details


This was a quarter-track stereo tape deck with a three-motor mechanism and solenoid operated transport controls.The A 1250 was much the same as the A 1230 except for the addition of a reverse playback head and automatic reverse circuitry. At $US459.95 it was about $100 more than the A 1230. Additional images and a detailed period test report for this recorder are supplied on the Get Reel Contemporary Classics CD-ROM.

Additional Info

Crosstalk: 60dB at 1000Hz / Harmonic distortion: 1% at 1000Hz / Bias frequency: 100kHz / Rewind speed: 90 seconds for 1200 ft / Inputs: mic – 10 kohms 0.3mV. line – 100kohms 0.1V / Outputs: line – 0.3V for load impedance of 10kohms or more, headphones / Dimensions: 14 x 17½ x 8″ (355.5 x 444.5 x 203.2mm) / Weight: 48¾ lbs (22.2kg) / quarter-track stereo


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