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Brand: Teac

Model:A-1500

Category:Mid High Fidelity

Application:Consumer

Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Japan

Release dates:1967 - 1970

Original Price: $175

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 4

Dimension: 16¾ x 15¼ x 11½ " (425.5 x 384 x 292 mm)

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

# Motors: 3

Auto Reverse?:Yes

Outputs: RCA

Frequency Response:( 3 dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz - 20kHz

Wow and Flutter:0.12% at 7½ ips, 0.15% at 3¾ ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:50dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10

Weight: 42 lbs (19.1 kg)

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Description

A solid state, quarter-track tape deck with three motors, auto reverse and four heads, the auto-reverse version of the A-1200.
Features included push-button control and mixing facilities for microphone and line inputs. The design incorporated separate preamplifiers for recording and playback, enabling ‘off-the-tape’ monitoring whilst recording. Speeds of 3¾ and 7½ ips were provided and the maximum reel size was 7 inches.A remote control unit was available.

Additional Info

Price When New UK £175
Heads Four: erase, record and two playback (one for each direction)
Motors  Three
Tape Speeds  7½ & 3¾ ips
Frequency Response ( 3dB) 7½ ips: 30Hz – 20kHz
Wow & Flutter  0.12% at 7½ ips, 0.15% at 3¾ ips
Signal to Noise Ratio  50 dB
Rewind Speed 90 seconds for 1200ft
Bias Frequency  100kHz
Inputs mic -1mV 10K; line 100mV 100K
Dimensions 16¾ x 15¼ x 11½ ” (425.5 x 384 x 292 mm)
Weight 42 lbs (19.1 kg)

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