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Akai M-8 and Roberts 770X Reel to Reel User Manual
Description modified each production run only for significant variations. Insignificant *minor* variations may occur.
Model Designation: Akai M 8 and Roberts 770 X  (akai m8, roberts 770x)
Literature Type: User Manual - (Owners Manual, Operators Manual, Operating Instructions)
Contents: Specifications, general information, location and description of controls, cross-field head description, 4-track recording description, voltage adjustment, operating instruction, tape speed, playback controls, operating controls and features, stereo recording, sound on sound, recording procedures, stereo recording tracks 1-3 & 2- 4, mono recording tracks 1-4 & 3-2,  head cleaning, DIN jack wiring diagram, head demagnetization, tube replacement, motor lubrication, lubrication chart, top panel removal, maintenance procedures, accessories, schematic drawing.
Page Count: 40 - counting all 8.5" x 11" page sides, cover to cover, printed or not, including inserts, extras, etc.
Extra Items:  
Construction: Enlarged from original 6" x 8" to standard 8.5" x 11". Double side printed, neatly assembled, side stapled to read in landscape mode like the original.
General Condition:
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Overall Quality Scale
Very Good
Flaws or Defects:  
Notes: Manual is specific to the Akai M-8 but the Roberts 770X is exactly identical. Akai unit produced 1964 - 1967. Retailed $210.00. Roberts unit produced 1968 - 1979. Retailed $400.00. We also have Service Manuals for this.
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