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Nakamichi CR-4
3-Head Cassette Deck


Nakamichi CR-4

3-Head Cassette Deck

In excellent condition, tested & serviced, with heads & tape-path cleaned, this quality machine is in full working order. Belts are all fine and Rew & FF whizz through fast.

The CR-4 Cassette deck incorporates such highly refined original Nakamichi features as the discrete 3-head system and diffused resonance double-capstan transport. The circuit design reflects the latest amplifier technology. Each deck is individually and carefully adjusted at the factory, to guarantee optimum performance. The outstanding recording and playback quality is complemented by attractive appearance and exceptional ease of use.


• Type: 3-head, single compact cassette deck
• Track System: 4-track, 2-channel stereo
• Tape Speed: 4.8 cm/s
• Heads: 1 x record, 1 x playback, 1 x erase
• Motor: 1 x reel, 1 x capstan, 1 x mechanism
• Tape Type: type I, CrO2, Metal
• Noise Reduction: B, C
• Frequency Response: 20Hz to 21kHz  (Metal tape)
• Signal to Noise Ratio: 72dB  (dolby C)
• Wow and Flutter: 0.027%
• Total Harmonic Distortion: 0.8%
• Input: 50mV (line)
• Output: 0.5V (line)
• Dimensions: 430 x 100 x 265mm
• Weight: 5.9kg
• Year: 1988

This comes with a print-out copy of the original user manual from the excellent website


Payment accepted via PayPal, Bank Transfer, Personal Cheque or cash on collection.

Economical worldwide shipping via UPS or FedEx – Expertly packed, tracked and insured.


Please contact us either by telephone on 01883 340073
or by sending and email to
if you are interested in purchasing this item.


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