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Denon DRM-550

Stereo Cassette Deck (1995)

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Denon DRM-550


Type: 2-head, single compact cassette deck

Track System: 4-track, 2-channel stereo

Tape Speed: 4.8 cm/s

Heads: 1 x record/playback, 1 x erase

Motor: 1 x reel, 1 x capstan

Tape Type: type I, CrO2, Metal

Noise Reduction: B, C, HX Pro

Frequency Response: 25Hz to 18kHz  (Metal tape)

Signal to Noise Ratio: 74dB  (dolby C)

Wow and Flutter: 0.055%

Input: 80mV (line)

Output: 0.775V (line)

Dimensions: 434 x 135 x 270mm

Weight: 3.8kg


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Reviewed Jul 21st, 2017 by madog99

Just picked one of these up cheap , nice deck , controls work nicely , nice meters . Playing tapes made on my Awia F810 deck it sounds great , recording on it makes pretty good tapes , nice low end on this deck and a uni remote controls it . You could do a lot worse than this deck .

Reviewed Mar 15th, 2016 by ilkkasuni

Years ago, bought the DRM-550 second hand, in good condition.

Rather adequate audio performance, for a 2-head deck. Nice feel to the controls.

Slow when winding. The level meter has the peak hold, yet could be more precise.

-ilkka suni

Reviewed Dec 31st, 2015 by vladam

excellent sound, reliable electronic and mechanism



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