Aiwa AD-R460
Full Logic Metal Tape

This Aiwa AD-R460 is a auto-reverse stereo cassette deck, it was first sold by Aiwa in 1985 and discontinued 2 years later in 1987.

The main features of the Aiwa AD-R460 are: 2 heads, mechanical 3 digit tape counter, tape type selection and capable of handling normal, chrome and metal tapes.

Typical front loading cassette deck with the cassette compartiment located on the left side of the deck. Tape eject is operated mechanically and the cassette needs to be placed with the side to be played facing forward in the cassette well.

Level meters used on the AD-R460 are generic digital peak reading meters. Full-logic transport controls used on the AD-R460 let it respond to the slightest finger contact for fast and effortless transport function selection.

For undisturbed listening a jack connector for a pair of stereo headphones is supplied. Connection to other audio components for plaback can be achieved by a RCA cable and recording from a source by a RCA cable.

Compact Cassette

Historic events

1985 Commodore introduced the Amiga 1000 computer.
1986 IBM unveils the PC Convertible, the first laptop computer.
1987 S-VHS (Super VHS) introduction in Japan, an improved version of the VHS standard for consumer video cassette recorders.

Features of Aiwa AD-R460

RCA Input/Output Connectors Headphones
3-Digıt Mechanical Counter Digital Peak-Reading Meters
Cassette Exterior
Orientation Left Black Finish Front Loading
Compact Cassette
Head Configuration
2 Head Desiǥn 4 Track / 2 Channel
Full Logic Transport Control
Tape Speed
1⅞ ips - 4.76 cm/s
Normal Tape Capabılity Chrome Tape Capabılity Metal Tape Capabılity
Auto Reverse Quick Auto Reverse Auto Shutoff Mechanical Tape Loading

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