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TEAC A-1030

Stereo Tape Deck (1972)

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TEAC A-1030


The TEAC A-1030 employs a precision built combination Erase / Record head plus an independent playback head thus providing all the operating functions of a three head machine.

Independent record and playback amplifiers incorporate the latest professional circuitry.

The A-1030 is a single motor tape deck utilizing a two speed hysteresis synchronous motor coupled to an efficient belt drive system.

Carefully constructed to provide high performance, convenience of operation and optimum tape handling capability, it is highly recommended for use with high quality audio systems.


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

Heads: 1 x record/erase, 1 x playback

Motor: dual speed hysteresis synchronous

Reel size: up to 7 inch reel

Equalization: NAB

Tape speeds: 3 34  7 12 ips

Wow and flutter: 0.2% (7 12 ips)

Signal to Noise Ratio: 48dB

Crosstalk: 45dB

Input: 100mV (line), 0.25mV (mic)

Output: 0.3V (line)

Semiconductors: 22 x transistors

Weight: 28lbs


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