Ampex 601

reel to reel tape recorder

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Ampex 601 reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection

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Year
Model
Ad
Unit in Museum collection
Specifications
 
1959
Ampex 601
1960 ad for the Ampex 601 professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
Ampex 601 reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
  • Freq Response 40 -15,000 
  • Signal to Noise  55db
  • Speed 3.375 & 7.5
  • Motors 1
  • Reels 7 inch
  • Timing accuracy  0.17%
  • Weight approx 42 pounds   -   tube
  • Price $ 545

 

 

A reminder that the prices listed are what the item originally sold for in the year it was released.

Ampex 601 Professional reel to reel tape recorder with the Ampex 620 portable speaker system in the Museum's collection

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