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Cassette Decks
Here is a selection of quality refurbished cassette decks. Belts, heads and rubber parts all good for many more years of sweet analogue sound.

Any general questions or to arrange viewing email me at fred@retrotronics.co.nz

Midland 8 Track Recorder

Interesting industrial style machine in wooden cabinet. Includes source switching, volume and phono input so can be used as a preamp if you can cope with the separate volume controls.

Serviced and working well in good condition.

Made in Japan
6 Month warranty
Midland 8 Track Recorder
$280   enquire

Sony TC-K590 Professional Cassette Deck

3 head deck with smooth 3 motor mechanism with motorised door.
Has Dolby B C, HX pro, metal capable and variable headphone output, bias trim.
Serviced in near mint, unused condition.

Frequency Response: 20Hz to 20kHz (Metal tape)
Signal to Noise Ratio: 75dB (dolby C)
Wow and Flutter: 0.05%

Made in Japan 1993, 6 month warranty
Sony TC-K590 Professional Cassette Deck
$680   enquire

Akai GXC-325D Vintage Audiophile Deck

This hall of fame model has 3 heads and dual capstans with huge 7.7cm flywheels. One of the family of iconic decks which include the mighty GXC-570D and GXC-760D

Serviced in good condition.
8.6kg made in Japan 1977
6 Month Warranty
Akai GXC-325D Vintage Audiophile Deck
$750   enquire

Denon DRM-800 Professional Cassette Deck

High end deck with big bright flouro display and good facilities for studio, audio archiving etc.
3 heads - separate record head lets you monitor recording results in real time and gets better recording results on various tapes.
Dual capstan mechanism - used in only the best decks for speed stability and isolation from the plastic cassette housing.
Bias trim - lets you optimise recording for different tape formulations.
Variable output - very useful for stand alone headphone monitoring.
Metal capable, HX-pro and Dolby C
Serviced and working well in good condition.
20 - 21Khz .038% W/F 75dB s/n
Made in Japan 1991 6 month warranty
Denon DRM-800 Professional Cassette Deck
sold   

Technics M206 Stereo Cassette Deck

Interesting to have metal tape capability with mechanical VU Meters and soft touch controls.

Serviced in good condition.

Made in Japan 1983. 6 Month Warranty
Technics M206 Stereo Cassette Deck
$240   enquire

NAD 6220 Stereo Cassette Deck

Easy to use and good looking with the classic minimal Nad styling. Nice controls.

Serviced and working well. Some light blotches on the front in certain lights but overall good condition.

Made in Japan 1987. 6 Month Warranty
NAD 6220 Stereo Cassette Deck
$220   enquire