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Old 16th Sep 2019, 10:42 am   #19
Ted Kendall
Join Date: Jul 2008
Location: Kington, Herefordshire, UK.
Posts: 2,161
Default Re: Heathkit reel/reel

Originally Posted by reelguy View Post
I often wondered why they used such a cheap deck ,Might have been better with a Collarro Studio deck or Brenell .
It was really a case of the BSR or nothing - by that time the Collaro Studio was long gone, as was the Magnavox 363. The Brenell would have doubled the price, as would the Ferrograph, and Truvox had all but ceased bare deck sales.

In any case, the BSR wasn't at all bad for a domestic deck...
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