Pioneer CT-S250
Dolby B NR Dolby C logo Full Logic Metal Tape

The Pioneer CT-S250 is a stereo cassette deck with Dolby B and C noise reduction, it was introduced by Pioneer in 1996.

The main features of the Pioneer CT-S250 are: 2 heads, electronic linear tape counter with 4 digits, automatic tape type selection with support for normal, chrome and metal tapes, belt driven single-capstan transport.

Typical front loading cassette deck with the cassette compartiment located on the center 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 CT-S250 are generic digital peak reading meters with peak hold for easy adjustment of optimum recording level. Full-logic transport controls used on the CT-S250 let it respond to the slightest finger contact for fast and effortless transport function selection.

Dolby C-type used in the CT-S250 provides 20 dB of noise reduction above about 1,000 Hz, fully doubling the amount given by B-type.

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
  • FLEX (Frequency Level Expander)
  • Full Logic Control

Historic events

1996 Nintendo announces the Nintendo 64 (a 64-bit game system).

Features of Pioneer CT-S250

Connectors
Connectivity
AC Power Cord / Plug RCA Input/Output Connectors System Remote-Control Input System Remote-Control Output
Display
Display
4-Digıt Digital Counter Digital Peak-Reading Meters Peak Hold Display On/Off Linear Tape Counter
Electronics
Electronics
Record Protection
Cassette Exterior
Exterior
Front Loading Orientation Center
Compact Cassette
General
Stereo
Head
Head Configuration
4 Track / 2 Channel 2 Head Desiǥn
HighCom NR
Noise Reduction
Dolby-B Noise Reduction Dolby-C Noise Reduction
Controls
Operation
Full Logic Transport Control Music Scan Record Mute
Preamplifier
Preamplifier
Master Record Level Control
Tape Speed
Speed
1⅞ ips - 4.76 cm/s
Tape
Tape
Normal Tape Capabılity Automatic Tape Type Selection Chrome Tape Capabılity Metal Tape Capabılity
Transport
Transport
1x Motor Mechanism Auto Shutoff Belt Drive (Capsŧan) Mechanical Tape Loading Sìngle Capsŧan Transport

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