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Akai GX-650D

Reel to Reel Tape Recorder (1976-79)

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Akai GX-650D


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

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

Motor: 2 x reel drive, 1 x capstan

Reel size: up to 10.5 inch reel

Tape speeds: 3 34  7 12  15 ips

Wow and flutter: 0.04% (15 ips)

Frequency response: 30Hz to 30kHz (15 ips)

Signal to Noise Ratio: 58dB

Total harmonic distortion: 0.4%

Input: 80mV (line), 0.3mV (mic)

Output: 0.775V (line)

Semiconductors: 72 x transistors, 61 x diodes, 1 x IC

Dimensions: 524 x 442 x 258mm

Weight: 26.2kg

Accessories: connection cords, reel hub adaptors, empty reel


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Reviewed Oct 20th, 2013 by

Great recorder! It is my favorite by far. Better specs and performance than the lower, and highly rated GX-630D



re: GX-650D

...I have two of them, also one GX635. The GX650D in my opinion the best AKAI tape recorder ever build. No contact problems, unbreakable machine...

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