NAGRA 4.2 MONO ANALOGUE REEL TO REEL TAPE RECORDER s/n L 7655
THIS NAGRA IS IN GOOD CONDITION AND PERFECT WORKING ORDER,
IT HAS BEEN SERVICED BY ``MIKE HARRIS SOUND SERVICES``AND HAS A 3 MONTH GUARANTEE
With shoulder strap fixing screw, a copy of Instruction manual, pilot link plug, mono to stereo jack adapter and a new roll of tape that was used to line up the recorder, now has 1 & 8K at -8dB test frequency, and some music to test the playback,
Extras, mods and updates on this recorder
The machine has the following features:
Two microphone inputs which are switchable between "T or Phantom (12v and 48volt) microphone powering or 50 or 200 Ohm Dynamic, a line input on banana plugs or the 6 pin Tuchel ASS socket, It has Direct or off Tape monitoring and metering, Monitoring selector with monitor speaker and level control, Manual or Automatic headphone monitoring with level control, it has 1 & 2 high pass and 1&2 LAF low freq attenuation filters, 3 Taps speeds- 38, 19, 9.5cm/s (15-7.5-3.75ips). 50 Hz strobe roller, 1Khtz. Reference generator set a -8dB, Automatic Recording Limiter, manual recording level, Low Frequency Attenuation, Metering of Battery and Pilot level. Full set of Ruby tape guides, silicon rubber pinch wheel and drive belts, it is a full pilot recorder with pilot link fitted, and it has a removable Perspex lid, you can run 7" tape spools with the lid open or removed. It also has a nice clean battery compartment
This is a full track mono recorder with 50 or 60 Hz Pilot sync.
BELOW RIGHT, See pilot link plug, above the pilot link and handle fixing screw are the two large case opening screws, please note; only unscrew 3 or 4 turn do not take right out, or parts could fall into the recorder, so switch off before opening.
ABOVE LEFT, Two switchable 3 pin XLR socket microphone inputs, Line Input on a ACC socket is a 6 pin Tuchel plug or 4 mm banana plugs. The microphone input 1 switch is above the speaker level control next to the handle fixing screw
ABOVE RIGHT, The 4 mm banana sockets are 4.4 volts output at 600 ohm if you feed this output to a Stereo Nagra you must use the QCSE lead or a copy with a 47K ohm pad. Or use the 7 pin MIXER socket that has a Playback or Direct output, leads can be made to order. For the POWER PACK, you can use the 24 volts ATN power supply, the 35 volts ATN 2 or ATN 3 power supplies, or the U31 power supply on main page,
ABOVE LEFT: The heads are in good condition and no head loss adjustment was needed when lining up the playback or biasing, the tape bias and EQ is set for AGFA 468 or 368, Zonal 468 / 368 and BASF 468 or 368, BELOW RIGHT the two switchable Microphone amps are behind the meter, input 1 is switched from the left hand side of the recorder. Input 2 is switched by the black knob inside the recorder. ON THE BATTERY BOX, This Recorder is fitted with a Nagra 50/60Hz Crystal Pilot Generator, this is set to 50 Hz for use in the UK
The recorder works from 12 x U2 batteries or external ATN mains supply (not included) but is with a SMPS power supply see item UN31
Nagra is the best reel-to-reel tape recorder ever made with
the best of Swiss engineering that you are never likely to see again.
One of the joys of owning a Nagra is that it is an all in one over the shoulder recorder and when you switch it on you know it's going to work and give you a professional quality recording in any conditions.
Please note: -The Perspex lid and the labels has some scratches
To buy this item please telephone: Mike Harris 01932 241948