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Technics RS-M270X

Stereo Cassette Deck (1981-82)

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Technics RS-M270X


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, DBX

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

Signal to Noise Ratio: 92dB  (DBX)

Wow and Flutter: 0.035%

Input: 60mV (line), 0.25mV (mic)

Output: 0.4V (line)

Dimensions: 430 x 97 x 350mm

Weight: 6.2kg


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Reviewed Jan 02nd, 2016 by sointense

I've had this unit since 1982 and its been solid for 34 years although it hasn't gotten much use since 2003 but I still fire it up, the dbx noise reduction and metal tape makes for a quite full frequency sound.

Side note, the service manual is for non US product



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re: RS-M270X

Your star rating doesn’t seem to reflect your review. Have you experienced any issues or have any gripes with the deck?

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