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Akai GXC-38

Stereo Cassette Deck (1974-75)

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Akai GXC-38


Type: 2-head, single compact cassette deck

Track System: 4-track, 2-channel stereo

Tape Speed: 4.75 cm/s

Heads: 1 x record/playback, 1 x erase

Motor: 4-pole induction

Tape Type: type I, Cr02

Frequency Response: 30Hz to 18kHz  (Cr02 tape)

Signal to Noise Ratio: 50dB

Wow and Flutter: 0.12%

Total Harmonic Distortion: 1.5%

Input: 80mV (line), 0.5mV (mic)

Output: 0.775V (line)

Dimensions: 410 x 123 x 295mm

Weight: 7kg


service manual   English - AlkatrazBR

instruction/owners manual   English - derreparator

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