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Teac Tascam Reel To Reel Tape Recorders

Year
Model
Ad
Unit in Museum collection
Specifications
 

1956

TD-102 & AR-8s
Similar recorder marketed under the Concertone brand in the 1962 Radio Shack catalog.
Teac's first professional reel to reel tape recorder. the TD-102 in its original wooden shipping box in the Museum of magnetic sound recording
  • Freq Response
  • Signal to Noise
  • Speed 7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy
  • Weight  54 lbs
  • Price $349.50

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

 

1956

TD-105 & AR-8s
1959 Teac TD-7520, RC-11, TD-105 professional 3 motor reel to reel tape recorder donated by Penny Hendrix to the Museum of Magnetic Sound Recordingund recording
1959 Teac TD-7520, RC-11, TD-105 professional 3 motor reel to reel tape recorder donated by Penny Hendrix to the Museum of Magnetic Sound Recordingund recording

 

  • Freq Response 40 - 15,000
  • Signal to Noise50db
  • Speed 3.75 & 7.5 ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy .5%
  • Weight  40 lbs
  • Price

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1957

TD-301
The original Teac TD-301 10" reel -  reel to reel tape recorder built by Teac Japan in 1957. Our Museum has one of the oiginal in its original crate.
Teac's first professional reel to reel tape recorder. the TD-102 in its original wooden shipping box in the Museum of magnetic sound recording

 

  • Freq Response 40 - 15,000
  • Signal to Noise50db
  • Speed 3.75 & 7.5 ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10"
  • Timing accuracy .5%
  • Weight  40 lbs
  • Price
  • Modeled after the Ampex 300

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1960

505
10/9/61 manual for the Teac 505-R reel to reel tape recorder  in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
Teac 505  in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
  • Freq Response 50 - 15,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 45 db
  • Speed 3.75 & 7.5  ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy  .15%
  • Weight  37 lbs
  • Price $495

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1966

Teac A-4010S
Ad for the Teac A-4010GSL reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
Teac A-4010 reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
  • Freq Response 30 - 20,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 50 db
  • Speed 3.75 & 7.5  ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy  .12%
  • Weight  48 lbs
  • Price $450

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Year
Model
Ad
Unit in Museum collection
Specifications

1968

Teac A-2340
1972 brochure covering the Teac 2340 reel to reel tape recorder in Phantom Productions' reel tape recording collection
Teac A-2340 4 channel 1/4" reel to reel tape recorder with Simul-Sync in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
  • Freq Response 30 - 22,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 55 db
  • Speed 3.75 & 7.5  ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy  .08%
  • Weight  46.5 lbs
  • Price $495

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1973

Teac TCA-43
picture of Teac TCA-43
Teac TCA-43 reel tape recorder with Simul-Sync capability in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
  • Freq Response 30 - 22,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 55 db
  • Speed 3.75 & 7.5  ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy  .08%
  • Weight  46.5 lbs
  • Price $495

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1973

Tascam Series 70H8

1975 ad for th Teac Tascam Series 70 1/2" 8 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum   

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Teac Series 70 in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
  • Freq Response 40 - 18,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 63 db
  • Speed 3.75 & 7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .08%
  • Weight  108 lbs
  • Price $4,600.00

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1975

Teac A-3300-2T
1975 ad for th Teac A-3300SX-2T track professional reel to reel tape recorder ad  in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
Teac Tascam A-3300 2 Track mastering recorder in the Museum of magnetic Sound Recording

 

  • Freq Response 30 - 26,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 67 db
  • Speed 3.75 & 7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .04%
  • Weight  45 lbs
  • Price $900.00

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1976

Teac A-4300R
1975 ad for th Teac A-3300SX-2T track professional reel to reel tape recorder ad  in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum

Teac  A-4300R reel to reel tape recorder donated by the Hugh Sparks Estate to the Museum of Magnetic Sound Recording

 

 

  • Freq Response 20 - 24,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 55 db
  • Speed 3.75 & 7.5
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .04%
  • Weight  64 lbs
  • Price $699.00
  • Auto-reverse

This Teac A-4300SX was donated to MOMSR by the Hugh Sparks Estate

 

1972

to 1978

Teac A-3340
1977 ad for the Teac Tascam A-3340 2 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
Teac Tascam A-3340 Track professional  mastering recorder in the Museum of magnetic Sound Recording
  • Freq Response 30 - 20,000 cps @ 15ips
  • Signal to Noise 62 db
  • Speed 7.5 & 15ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .08%
  • Weight  50 lbs
  • Price $1,200

Video video of Highland Sound/Phantom Productions, Inc.'s on-location setup with the Teac A-3340

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1975

to 1982

Teac Tascam 80-8
1979 ad for the Teac Tascam 80-8 8 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
Teac Tascam 80-8 eight Track mastering recorder in the Museum of magnetic Sound Recording
  • Freq Response 40 - 16,000 cps @ 15
  • Signal to Noise 65 db
  • Speed  15 ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .05%
  • Weight  76 lbs
  • Price $3,500.00

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1979

Teac Tascam 35-2
1979 ad for the Teac Tascam 35-2 2 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
Teac Tascam 35-2 2 Track mastering reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
  • Freq Response 40 - 22,000 cps @ 15
  • Signal to Noise 65 db
  • Speed  7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .06%
  • Weight  76 lbs
  • Price $1,900.00

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1980

Teac Tascam 3440
1980 ad for the Teac Tascam A-3440 4 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
Teac Tascam 3440 - 4 track reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection

 

  • Freq Response 25 - 24,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 65 db
  • Speed  7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .05%
  • Weight  55 lbs
  • Price $1,199.00

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1981

TeacX-1000R
1979 ad for the Teac X-1000R reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
Teac X-1000R reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection

 

  • Freq Response 30 - 34,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 65 db
  • Speed  3.75 7.5
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .03%
  • Weight  52 lbs
  • Price $1,400.00

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1983

TeacX-700R
1984 ad for the Teac X-700R reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum

1984  Teac X-700R reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum donated by the Hugh Sparks Estate

This Teac X-700R was donated to MOMSR by the Hugh Sparks Estate

 

  • Freq Response 30 - 24,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 40 db
  • Speed  3.75 7.5
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy  .12%
  • Weight  40 lbs
  • Price $495.00

This Teac X-700R was donated to MOMSR by the Hugh Sparks Estate

 

1985

Teac Tascam 388
1979 ad for the Teac Tascam 35-2 2 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
Teac Tascam 388 eight track mixer and  reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection

 

  • Freq Response 30 - 16,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 59 db
  • Speed  7.5
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy  .05%
  • Weight  83.6 lbs
  • Price $3,995.00

8 track on 1/4" tape self contained, dbx, pitch

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1989

TascamTSR-8

1989 ad for the Tascam TSR-8 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum

no longer in collection

1989  Tascam TSR-8 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
  • Freq Response 40 - 20,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 68 db
  • Speed 15
  • Motors  1 reel and 1 capstan
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .06%
  • Weight  60 lbs
  • Price $3,000.00

8 track deck

 

 

1991

Tascam 22-2
1991 ad for the Teac Tascam 22-2  2 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
Teac Tascam 22-2  2 track professional reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
  • Freq Response 40 - 22,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 61 db
  • Speed  7.5 & 15
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy  .07%
  • Weight  31 lbs
  • Price $1.099.00

2 track mastering deck

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1992 to 2004

Tascam BR-20T
1992 ad for the Teac Tascam BR-20T two track mastering reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection Museum
Teac Tascam 3440 - 4 track reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage recording collection
  • Freq Response 35 - 22,000 cps @ 7.5
  • Signal to Noise 60 db
  • Speed  7.5 & 15
  • Motors  3
  • Reels  10.5"
  • Timing accuracy  .01%
  • Weight  62 lbs
  • Price $4,000.00

2 track mastering deck specs

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