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Tascam 42



Tascam 42

*Specs for Tascam 42-NB* Made 1984. Price new: $3900.
Reel size: 5,7 or 10-1/2 with Hub-adaptor.
Tape speed: 7 1/2 or 15.
Speed accuracy: +-0,2% deviation
Pitch Control: +-12%
Fast wind time: 120 seconds for 10 inch reel,2400 feet
Spooling wind time:400 seconds for 10 inch reel,2400 feet
Tape drive system: Direct drive 3 motors.
3 heads: erase/record/reproduce x 2.
Tape Cue: Manual and automatic (RTZ and STC)
Motion sensing: 0,5 sec.+-0,15 sec.delay time stop for next motion, tension servo system.
Mounting: Standard 19 inch rack.
Remote control: Basic transport function (RC-71) plus 10-point location (AQ-65)
Dimensions: 17 Wide.197/8 Tall.10 3/4 Deep.
Weight: 71 lbs.
2 microphone Input XLR connection
Output L+R XLR connection or RCA.
Connection for DBX unit (Tascam DX-2D)
Punch In/Out Remote connector.
Headphonejack facepanel.Output 100 milliwatts into 8 ohm stereo headphones.Adjustable volume
Bias Frequency: 150khz.
Frequency response Record /Reproduce: 15 ips: 30 hz-22khz,+-2db at 0 VU.
30hz-24khz,+-2db at-10 VU.
7 1/2 ips: 30 hz-16khz,+-2db at 0 VU.
30 hz-20khz,+-db at 10 VU.
Sync/reproduce: 15 ips > 30 hz-22khz,+-2db.
7-1/2 ips > 30hz-18khz,+-2db.