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Brand: Telefunken

Model:M 97 and M 98

Application:Consumer

Electronic:Tube

Country of Manufacture:Germany

Release dates:1962 - 1965

Original Price: $£99

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 1 7/8, 3 3/4, 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 2

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration:

Auto Reverse?:No

Voltage(s): 220-240v

Frequency Response:(all 3 dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz -18kHz

Wow and Flutter:0.15%at 7½ ips. 0.2% at 3¾ ips. and 0.3% at 1 ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:equal or greater than 100 : 1 (40db)

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10

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Description

The M97 & M98 were stereo tape recorders with three speeds, a single motor, two heads and a seven inch reel capacity. Two P.M. 10″ x 3″ oval speakers were supplied, one inside the recorder at the front and the second in the removable lid.
The M 97 was a quarter-track mono or quarter- track stereo with sound on sound effects available. The M98 was a half-track stereo version. Automatic end of tape stop was achieved by metallic foil at each end of the tape.

Additional Info

Total harmonic distortion: equal to or less than 5% / Valve complement: 2 x EF 86. 2 x ECC 81. 2 x EL 95. EM 84 / Rewind speed: approximately 4 minutes for 1800 ft tape / Audio output power: 2.5 watts per channel / Inputs: radio (2 mV in 47 K ohms). microphone (2 mV into 2 Mohms) / Outputs: radio (1V from 18 K ohms). earphones: (0.5 V loaded with 5 Kohms. stereo output—synchro socket (two 1 V loaded with approx. 18 K ohms). / Speaker(s): two 3 x 10 inch elliptical / Dimensions: 14½ x 11½ x 9″ (383 x 292 x 229 mm) / Weight: approximately 29 lbs (13.2 kg) / M 97 – quarter-track stereo, M 98 – half-track stereo

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