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Brand: Telefunken

Model:Magnetophon M204E

Category:Mid High Fidelity


Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:Germany

Release dates:1966 - 1969

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 3

Dimension: 8¼ x 13¾ x 18¼ " (210 x 349 x 464 mm)

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Stereo

Auto Reverse?:No

Voltage(s): 220-240v

Outputs: DIN

Frequency Response:40Hz - 18kHz at 7½ ips ( 3 dB)

Wow and Flutter:0.15% at 7½ ips, 0.25% at 3¾ ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:50dB at 7½ ips, 48dB at 3¾ ips

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5/ 10

Weight: 28 lbs ( 12.7 kg)

Additional Details


The quarter-track stereo M204E had all of its controls situated on the deck, including input and output sockets, the rusult being that it could operate vertically, sideways, flat etc.
Other features included push-button operation, separate and individual volume, tone and record level controls, metal-foil
activated auto-stop and a track selector with multi and synchro-play on the one centrally located knob situated on top of the head cover. Two speeds (3¾ and 7½ ips) were provided, the latter giving an overall frequency response of 40Hz – 18kHz. Power output was 6 watts per channel (push-pull) with two side-facing speakers fitted into the cabinet. The unit was fully transistorized and was priced at £111 in the UK.

Additional Info

Audio output power: 6 watts per channel (push-pull) / Inputs: mic & tuner – 0.15mV at 5K. pickup & tape – 70mV at 2.2M / Outputs: amplifier – 1.5V at 8K. phones – 0.5V at 5K. speaker – 6 watts / 4 ohms / Speaker(s): two side-facing 7 x 4¼ ” elliptical


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