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Akai X-V

Portable Stereo Tape Recorder

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Akai X-V


The Akai X-V features 4-track stereo/monaural recording/playback system, cross-field head, brushless motor, 7" reel capacity (with adaptor) and 8 hours HiFi recording with a 5" tape.


Track system: 4-track, 2-channel, stereo/monaural system

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

Motor: DC servo

Reel size: up to 7 inch reel

Tape speeds: 1 78  3 34  7 12 ips

Wow and flutter: 0.15% (7 12 ips)

Frequency response: 40Hz to 20kHz (7 12 ips)

Signal to Noise Ratio: 50dB

Total harmonic distortion: 5%

Crosstalk: 50dB

Input: 50mV (line), 20mV (DIN), 0.5mV (mic)

Output: 0.5V (DIN)

Output power: 2 watts

Speakers: 1 x 3"

Semiconductors: 30 x transistors

Dimensions: 280 x 130 x 300mm

Weight: 5.5kg


service manual   English - Loza

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Reviewed Dec 06th, 2015 by VCASTA




re: X-V

Just pick up a X-IV model, it's very similar to this one.
Looking forward to learning more about it and getting it going someday.

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