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Akai GX-F90

3 Head Stereo Cassette Deck (1979-82)

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Akai GX-F90


The Akai GX-F90 is a three head, stereo cassette recorder with Super GX playback and record heads, suitable for use with standard Ferric, Chrome and Metal tapes.


Type: 3-head, single compact cassette deck

Track System: 4-track, 2-channel stereo

Tape Speed: 4.76 cm/s

Heads: 1 x record, 1 x playback, 1 x erase

Motor: 1 x reel, 1 x capstan

Tape Type: type I, Cr02, Metal

Noise Reduction: B

Frequency Response: 25Hz to 21kHz  (Metal tape)

Signal to Noise Ratio: 72dB  (dolby B)

Wow and Flutter: 0.03%

Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.6%

Input: 70mV (line), 0.25mV (mic)

Output: 0.41V (line)

Dimensions: 440 x 105 x 370mm

Weight: 9.8kg


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re: GX-F90

Nice and very Good tape decks,Good sound

re: GX-F90

This is a fantastic website,it has really helped me repair some equipment,so i Found a gx-f90 at goodwill i popped a tape in and hit play all it does is play for 1 second and stops i thought mabe a button was depressed or something but all seems good.Anyone run into this,if its electronic components its out of my league,but if its adjusting or belts i may be able to tackle it thanks for your time,happy new year.

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