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Brand: Teac

Model:A 6300

Category:Super High Fidelity (Reserved for top-end recorders)


Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Japan

Release dates:1975 - 1979

Original Price: $1100

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 10.5"

Number of heads: 4

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

# Motors:

Auto Reverse?:Yes

Voltage(s): 110-120v, 220-240v

Frequency Response:( 3dB): 40Hz -24kHz at 7½ ips

Wow and Flutter:0.18% at 7½ ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:65 dB (3% weighted)

Sound quality rating:6 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 8 / 10

Weight: 22 kg

Additional Details


In many ways, one of the more inspired Teac offerings of the mid-late 70s, this recorder was very similar to the A 4300 but had a 10½ inch reel capacity. The engineering in this deck showed greater levels of inspiration than they would be offering a few years later.

The 6300 is a single direction record, bi-directional playback deck with four heads and three motors. Other features included an index counter repeat for replaying a particular section automatically, bias and EQ switches for normal or high-output/low noise tape and record lock-out switches and dual-scale VU meters. An interesting touch were guide rings on the controls which enabled settings to be marked for later reference.

Additional Info

Hum and noise: 50 dB at 1kHz / Separation: 60 dB at 1kHz / Harmonic distortion: 1% / Rewind speed: 160 seconds for 1800′ / Inputs: 2 mic, 2 line / Outputs: 1 headphone, 2 line / Dimensions: 20½ x 17¼ x 8¼ ” (520 x 440 x 210mm) / Weight: 48.4 lbs (22 kg) / quarter-track stereo


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