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Technical Details

Brand: Wyndsor

Model:Trident

Category:Mainstream

Application:Consumer

Electronic:Solid State

Country of Manufacture:United Kingdom

Release dates:1966-1966

Tracks:1/4 Rec/PB

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

Max Reel Size("): 3"

Number of heads: 2

Head Composition: Permalloy

Head Configuration: Mono - Full Track

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Frequency Response:

Wow and Flutter:no greater than 0.15% at 7½ ips

Signal-to-Noise Ratio:Rewind speed: 65 seconds for 1,200ft tape

Sound quality rating:5 / 10

Long-term reliability rating: 5 / 10

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Description

A three speed, two or 4
track mono recorder from Britain, utilising the popular 3-motor Collaro
“Studio” Transcriptor deck.
In fact, around about this time nearly 20% of all British tape recorders
incorporated this tape deck.  Its low wow and flutter characteristics,
versatility in head configuration (a third head could be fitted), fast
rewind time and price made Collaro a very attractive option for small
manufacturers such as the Wyndsor Recording Company of Bellevue Road,
Friern Barnet in North London
The “Trident” tape recorder accommodated 7″ reels, featured
magic eye record level indicator, 7″ x 4″ internal speaker,
an output of 4 watts, pause and tone controls and a three digit tape counter.
UK Prices in 1963:
£33 3s. for the two track model and
£35 5s. for the four track model

Additional Info

Audio output power: 4 watts / Speaker(s): internal 7" x 4" / Inputs: microphone and gram / radio / Outputs: external speaker, amplifier / headphones / Dimensions: 14½ x 15½ x 7¾" (368 x 394 x 297 mm) / Weight: 25 lbs (11.4 kg) / half-track or quarter-track mono versions available

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