For sale is a fully serviced and calibrated Yamaha K-1200 three head tape deck. TOTL = Top Of The Line. Please see photos for cosmetic details and an overview of the extensive electronic/mechanical restoration. Cosmetically the deck is in nice overall shape that you can judge for yourself by the many photos.
The performance of this deck is simply phenomenal. It makes great tapes using any quality brand or tape type! The calibration works quickly and perfectly and allows one to make the best tape recordings possible consistently every time. The entire performs consistently and works wonderfully!
The tapes it make sound incredible on our reference Nakamichi Dragon! We have been doing this for over 3 years with perfect results, using the same technician who has over 30 years experience in authorized Yamaha repair.
We specialize in only a couple models like this one, so we know all the intricate details of the unit and how to make it perfect. We back our decks with a 30 day guarantee to operate like new.
Only small cosmetic damage of hairline scratches and missing mute button cover, that can be easily crafted with a piece of black plastic if you feel it necessary. Type: 3-head, single compact cassette deck.
Track System: 4-track, 2-channel stereo. Tape Speed: 4.76 cm/s. Heads: 1 x combination record/playback, 1 x erase. Motor: 1 x reel, 1 x capstan, 1 x assist. Tape Type: type I, CrO2, Metal.
Noise Reduction: B, C, DBX. Frequency Response: 20Hz to 24kHz. Signal to Noise Ratio: 95dB.Wow and Flutter: 0.06%. Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.5%. Dimensions: 435 x 134 x 379mm. Like Vinyl records, they have a "niche".
A lot of people are still driving cars from the 1990's to the 2010 year that still had factory cassette decks and have no plans on changing. This is assuming you have good speakers. Most systems suffer the most in speakers, especially in cars.
For instance, even a stock car radio / cassette with a new set of high quality speakers and sub will make cassettes sound really good where you can easily hear their superior quality. Many have special educational material on cassettes that is not available or very expensive to repurchase on CD. Many people wish to record a favorite vinyl record or radio program on cassette to listen later in their car.The item "Serviced/Calibrated Yamaha KX-1200 3 head TOTL cassette deck amazing performance" is in sale since Saturday, July 11, 2020. This item is in the category "Consumer Electronics\TV, Video & Home Audio\Home Audio\Home Audio Components\Cassette Tape Decks". The seller is "jj-do-it-products" and is located in Tampa, Florida. This item can be shipped worldwide.