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Recorder-player, tape

Details

Artifact no.
1984.0005.001
Model
300
Manufacturer
Ampex Corp.
Manufacturer Location
Redwood city, California, United States of America
Manufactured Date
Circa 1952
Context Function
RECORDS AUDIO FREQUENCY ON PLASTIC TAPE/ COATED MAGNETIZABLE IRON OXIDE PARTICLES
Description
METAL BODY & PARTS, BAKELITE KNOBS, ALUMINUM(?) REELS, CABLES, TUBES, GLASS COVERING METER
Number of Parts
3
Serial Number
7425-03
Artifact Finish
GREY PAINTED BODY-TOP IS SHINY (CHROMED?), BLACK KNOBS, RED 'POWER' LIGHT
Artifact Markings
TOP-LOWER RIGHT CORNER 'AMPEX' KNOBS LABELLED
Group 1
Communications
Category 1
Sound
Subcategory 1
Recorders & players
Material
synthetic->bakelite;metal->aluminum - possible;glass
Length
66.5 cm
Width
64.5 cm