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Brand: Teac

Model:A 7010

Category:Mid High Fidelity (most Japanese recorders fall into this category)


Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Japan

Release dates:1973 - 1978

Original Price: $1000

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?:Yes

Voltage(s): 110-120v

Frequency Response:( 3dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz - 28kHz 3¾   ips 30Hz - 20kHz

Wow and Flutter:0.04% at 15 ips, 0.06% at 7½ ips and 0.09% at 3¾ ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:46dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

Additional Details


Both these recorders featured a heavy duty transport mechanism with three motors, solenoid operation, four high density ferrite heads (erase, record, playback and reverse playback). dual system automatic reverse (phase sensing signal or foil operated). 10½ inch reel capacity and a reel size selector to optimise tape tension. The AR-70GSL all-IC & silicon transistor preamp provided independent circuits for record, monitor, VU meter amplifier and playback functions.
Electrical assembly provided two level bias selection for conventional and low noise/high output tapes, dual scale VU meter, meter level switch for optimum recording accuracy with any type of recording tape and full MIC/LINE mixing capability with individual mic/line amplifiers and level
The A 7010GSL model had operating speeds of 7½ and 3¾ ips and was a quarter-track stereo deck with four heads (erase, record and two playback for bi-directional playback functionality).

Additional Info

Stereo separation: 50dB at 1,000Hz / Crosstalk: 45dB at 1,000Hz / Semi-conductors: 20 transistors, 6 IC’s and 6 diodes / Rewind speed: 200 seconds for 3,600ft 10½ ” NAB reel / Inputs: line: 0.1V (50K or more microphone: 0.25mV (600 ohms) / Outputs: line: 0.3V 10K or more, headphones: 8 ohms / Dimensions: 20¼ x 17½ x 8″ (514 x 446 x 203mm) / Weight: 61.6 lbs (28kg) / quarter-track (A 7010GSL) and half-track stereo (A 7030GSL)


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