Sony MTL-10
6 Cassette Changer Dolby B NR Metal Tape Full Logic

This Sony MTL-10 is a stereo cassette deck with Dolby B noise reduction, it was first sold by Sony in 1982 and discontinued 2 years later in 1984.

The main features of the Sony MTL-10 are: 1 head, manual tape type selection and capable of handling normal, chrome, ferro-chrome and metal tapes, belt driven single-capstan transport.

Typical front loading cassette deck with the cassette compartiment located on the right side of the deck. Tape loading/unloading is operated motorized and the cassette needs to be placed with the side to be played facing forward in the cassette well.

Full-logic transport controls used on the MTL-10 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 MTL-10 by as much as 10 dB at the highest frequencies.

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
  • AMS (Automatic Music Sensor)

Historic events

1982 Dolby HX introduced by Dolby Laboratories
1983 TV Series The "A-Team" with Mr T premieres on NBC.
1984 Silicon Graphics begins shipping its first 3-D graphics workstations.

Features of Sony MTL-10

Connectors
Connectivity
AC Power Cord / Plug RCA Input/Output Connectors Headphones
Cassette Exterior
Exterior
Silver Finish Orientation Right Red Finish Blue Finish Black Finish Front Loading
Compact Cassette
General
Multiple Cassette Changer Stereo
Head
Head Configuration
1 Head Desiǥn 4 Track / 2 Channel
HighCom NR
Noise Reduction
Dolby-B Noise Reduction
Controls
Operation
Full Logic Transport Control Blank Skip
Power
Power Requirements
Alternating Current
Tape Speed
Speed
1⅞ ips - 4.76 cm/s
Tape
Tape
Normal Tape Capabılity Manual Tape Type Selection Ferro-Chrome Tape Capabılity Automatic Tape Type Selection Chrome Tape Capabılity Metal Tape Capabılity
Transport
Transport
Motorized Tape Loading Auto Shutoff Sìngle Capsŧan Transport Belt Drive (Capsŧan)

Similar to Sony MTL-10 from the period 1982 - 1984

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