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Marantz CP230

Portable Cassette Deck (1985-90)

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Marantz CP230


The two head CP230 features the same balanced transport mechanism used in the CP430.

A high value portable, it features all the facilities of the more expensive deck, with the exception of only two heads and Dolby B noise reduction.

Clear meters and an uncluttered control layout make the CP230 a delight to use on location recording, and an internal speaker makes location monitoring much easier.


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: DC servo

Tape Type: type I, Cr02, Metal

Noise Reduction: B

Frequency Response: 20Hz to 20kHz  (Metal tape)

Signal to Noise Ratio: 65dB  (dolby B)

Wow and Flutter: 0.09%

Dimensions: 227 x 50 x 165mm

Weight: 1.2kg

Year: 1989

Price: GBP £299.99 (1989)


service manual   English - Ivy Caudieus

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