Marantz PMD430 Vintage Portable Cassette Recorder; PMD-430; Modified (2 Speed)

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Product: Marantz PMD430 Vintage Portable Cassette Recorder; PMD-430; Modified (2 Speed)

Product SKU: 22938

Serial Number: MZ0401442000047

Voltage: 120V (or battery powered)

Cosmetic Description: 8/10 Excellent condition with minimal visible cosmetic wear including a small rub mark across the monitor speaker grill on top of the recorder. Outstanding condition overall - the condition will please even the most discerning audiophile.

What is Included: Recorder, Vinyl case, Vinyl tape carrier, Manual, Modification instructions, Carrying strap, Power supply, Factory packaging

Functional Notes: The headphone output seems to be one channel only, but otherwise, operational condition of this item is excellent, fully tested and no issues found.

Age: Circa 1984

# of Owners: 1

Tobacco Exposure: No

Service History: This unit was modified by Martel Electronics to be able to play and record both normal tape speed at 1 7/8 inches per second, and also "long play" at 15/16 of an inch per second. The tape speed is switchable via a switch installed on the side.

MSRP: $640

Other Notes: 3-Head cassette recorder.

"The Marantz PMD430 cassette deck seems to be particularly designed for audiophiles interested in making live, on-site recordings." -Hi-Fi Classic

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Reviews:  Hi-Fi Classic

Shipping: Cost to ship this item within the contiguous United States is a flat rate of $27- including packaging and insurance. For all other locations including Hawaii, Puerto Rico and Alaska, please request a quote prior to purchase. Items with factory packaging will be double boxed. When factory packaging not available re-usable shipping box with custom injected-foam mold will be used. (for all items over 10 lbs). Note that all items valued over $500 will require a signature upon delivery.