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Technical Details

Brand: Vortexion


Category:Mid High Fidelity


Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:United Kingdom

Release dates:1965 - 1968

Speeds: 3 3/4, 7 1/2, 15

Max Reel Size("): 7"

Number of heads: 3

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track

Voltage(s): 220-240v

Frequency Response:( ±3 dB): 7½ ips: 30Hz - 15kHz

Wow and Flutter:less than 0.16 % at 7½ ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:50 dB

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

Additional Details


The “C” series
first appeared in 1962. This CBL version was a half-track stereo
machine with three motors and three heads.
It could record mixed inputs from gram, radio or other sources and from
high grade, low impedance, balanced line microphones. Vortexion claimed
that with good microphones, etc., the result was suitable as a master
for disc manufacturers.

Additional Info

Rewind speed: less than one minute / Audio output power: 4 watts per channel / Inputs: gram, radio or low impedance, balanced microphones (mixable) / Speaker(s): 2 x 7″ elliptical / Dimensions: 27½ x 16 x 9″ (699 x 406 x 229 mm) / Weight: 69 lbs (31.5 kg) / half-track stereo


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