ITC Series 99 NAB Tape Cartridge Player and Recording Unit

Made:
1979

ITC (International Tapetronics Control) Series 99 NAB (National Assocaition of Broadcasters) audio tape cartridge player with additional recording unit, 1979. This machine is ex-BBC Scotland.

NAB cartridges "Carts" were endless 1/4inch audio tape loops of up to 60 minutes duration - although between 30 secs. & 2 minutes was a more common length. The "cart", containing a jingle or trail (or advert in ILR) was placed in the machine. Pressing "play" gave instant start.

Details

Category:
Television
Object Number:
2012-5118/153
Materials:
electronic components, metal (unknown) and plastic (unidentified)
type:
tape cartridge player
credit:
The BBC Collection