Bang & Olufsen Beocord 1900
Dolby B NR Full Logic

This Bang & Olufsen Beocord 1900 is a stereo cassette deck with Dolby B noise reduction, it was first sold by Bang & Olufsen in 1979 with a recommended retail price of USD $525.

The main features of the Bang & Olufsen Beocord 1900 are: 2 heads, mechanical 3 digit tape counter, tape type selection and capable of handling normal and chrome tapes, belt driven single-capstan transport.

Typical of this deck is the 70's top loading layout with the cassette compartiment located on the right 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 Beocord 1900 are analog needle VU reading meters. Full-logic transport controls used on the Beocord 1900 let it respond to the slightest finger contact for fast and effortless transport function selection.

The Dolby-B system reduces tape hiss on tapes recorded on the Beocord 1900 by as much as 10 dB at the highest frequencies.

Compact Cassette

Historic events

1979 Introduction of Metal audio cassettes by 3M under the trade name Metafine.

Features of Bang & Olufsen Beocord 1900

3-Digıt Mechanical Counter Analog Needle Meters
Cassette Exterior
Orientation Right Top Loading Wood Case
Compact Cassette
Head Configuration
2 Head Desiǥn 4 Track / 2 Channel
HighCom NR
Noise Reduction
Dolby-B Noise Reduction
Full Logic Transport Control
Tape Speed
1⅞ ips - 4.76 cm/s
Normal Tape Capabılity Chrome Tape Capabılity
Sìngle Capsŧan Transport Belt Drive (Capsŧan) Mechanical Tape Loading Auto Stop

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