Category:Mid High Fidelity
Country of Manufacture:Japan
Release dates:1963 - 1966
Speeds: 1 7/8
Max Reel Size("): 3"
Number of heads: 2
Head Composition: Permalloy
Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track
Frequency Response:200 - 7,000 c
Wow and Flutter:
Sound quality rating:5 / 10
Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10
By all accounts, this was a well-engineered compact recorder, battery driven with a 3″ reel capacity. The circuitry contained five transistors and the motor could be speed controlled.
The microphone had two small switches for remote function (start/stop and record), and recording time of up to 40 minutes was possible on two tracks.
A frequency response of 200-7000cps was claimed at the single speed of 1 7/8.
Power was from three batteries, 2 x UM-2 and 1 x BL-006P.
The unit came with remote control mic/telephone pick-up, earphone, batteries 3″ x 200ft tape.
Weight: 3 lbs (1.3 kg) / Dimensions: 8½ x 8½ x 2¾” (218 x 218 x 68 mm) / half-track mono