Magnecord

reel to reel

tape recorders

 

Magnecord PT-6 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection

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Magnecord Reel To Reel Tape Recorders

Year
Model
Ad
Unit in Museum collection
Specifications

1950

Magnecorder PT6
with amplifier.

These are early prototypes donated by Dave Boyers, son of one of Magnecord founders John Boyers

1948 ad for the Magnecord reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com MOMSR vintage reel tape recorder recording collection  1949 ad
Magnecord PT-6 with its companion amplifier donated by Dave Boyers
  • Freq Response50 -15,000
  • Signal to Noise 65 db
  • Speed  3.75, 7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors 3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy .3%
  • Weight  74 lbs
  • Price  prototype proof of concept models

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1952

Magnecorder PT6J-AH

Magnecorder PT6-J

Magnecord PT-6 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
Magnecord PT-6 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
  • Freq Response50 -15,000
  • Signal to Noise 65 db
  • Speed  3.75, 7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors 3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy .3%
  • Weight  74 lbs
  • Price  $590

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1952
Magnecorder M30, M33
Magnecord PT-6 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
Magnecord PT-6 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
  • Freq Response 50 -15,000
  • Signal to Noise 65 db
  • Speed  3.75, 7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors 3
  • Reels  7" & 10" with adapters
  • Timing accuracy .3%
  • Weight  74 lbs
  • Price  $590

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NLIC

 
1952
Magnecorder M30, M33
Magnecord PT-6 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
Magnecord PT-6 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
  • Freq Response50 -15,000
  • Signal to Noise 65 db
  • Speed  3.75, 7.5 ips
  • Motors 3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy .3%
  • Weight  48 lbs
  • Price  $499

For more, please go to this link

 
1956

Magnecord P 63 Pro Deck

with P 63 preamp

Magnecord PT-6 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
Magnecord 93 with 63 preamp reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection

 

  • Freq Response 50 -15,000
  • Signal to Noise 50 db
  • Speed  3.75, 7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors 3
  • Reels  7" & 10"
  • Timing accuracy .2%
  • Weight  78 lbs
  • Price  $839

For more, please go to this link

Magnecord P63A Manual cover in the Reel2ReelTexas.com / MOMSR vintage reel tape recorder recording collection view manual in pdf

 
1956
Magnecord S-36B
1956 ad for the Magnecord S36 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
Magnecord S36BX  reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
  • Freq Response 50 -15,000
  • Signal to Noise 50 db
  • Speed  7.5 & 15 ips
  • Motors 3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy .3% @15 ips
  • Weight  40 lbs
  • Price  $370

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1964
Magnecord 1024
Magnecord PT-6 reel to reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
Magnecord 1024 reel tape recorder in the Reel2ReelTexas.com vintage reel tape recorder recording collection
  • Freq Response 45 -18,000
  • Signal to Noise 48 db
  • Speed  3.75 & 7.5
  • Motors 3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy .18% @7.5
  • Weight  47 lbs
  • Price  $725

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1966
Magnecord 1020/HeathKit AD-16
Magnecord 1020 / HeathKit AD-16 reel to reel tape recorders were donated by Lawrence Grover to the Museum of Magnetic Sound Recording  Magnecord 1020 / HeathKit AD-16 reel to reel tape recorders were donated by Lawrence Grover to the Museum of Magnetic Sound Recording

Magnecord 1020 / HeathKit AD-16 reel to reel tape recorders were donated by Lawrence Grover to the Museum of Magnetic Sound Recording

Magnecord 1020 / HeathKit AD-16 reel to reel tape recorder donated by Lawrence Grover to the Museum of Magnetic Sound Recording

  • Freq Response 50 -15,000
  • Signal to Noise 52 db
  • Speed  3.75 & 7.5
  • Motors 3
  • Reels  7"
  • Timing accuracy .1% @7.5
  • Weight  35 lbs
  • Price  $400

For more, please go to this link

 

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