Category:Mid High Fidelity
Country of Manufacture:Japan
Release dates:1973 - 1976
Original Price: $600
Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2
Max Reel Size("): 7"
Number of heads: 4
Dimension: 426 x 442 x 200mm - 16.5 x 17.25 x 8"
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Stereo
# Motors: 3
Outputs: RCA, DIN, 1/4" Headphone
Frequency Response:40- 18,000 Hz at 7.5ips - 40-12,000Hz at 3.75 ips
Wow and Flutter:.08% at 7 1/2 - .1 at 3 3/4 ips
Signal-to-Noise Ratio:55 dB
Sound quality rating:7 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 8/ 10
Weight: 20.5 kg - 45.2Lbs
The third and final version of the 4010 series arrived in 1973 with the following upgrades from the 4010 SL model- Ferrite heads with per permalloy cores, Record pause button, Quick lock reel tabs, Reel height adjuster, Timer adapter and slightly improved specifications for signal-to-noise and frequency response. Signal-to-noise ratio improved by 5 dB to 55 dB
If you wanted to move up from the 4000 series, while maintaining the separate transport and preamp, the next step was the 6000 series that included Teac A-6010, A-6010S and A-6010GSL
Teac A-4010GSL: 4-track, 2-channel, stereo, auto reverse on playback.
3 motors- 1 x dual speed hysterisis synchronous capstan motor
2 x eddy current outer rotor reel motors
Remote control: RC-403