LUXMAN vintage audio
Luxman K-92 Cassette-deck
Around 1985 Luxman company came with this Cassette-deck K92.
Download the owners manual here of the K92
Automatic tape selection makes it impossible to set the EQ different to the type of the tape.
The deck has a blinking play led, HX pro and Dolby B & C. Dolby C is not of high quality.
Also a adjustable headphone amp. inside.
The deck is well built and the mechanics are good.
Heads: 1 x record/playback, 1 x erase
Tape Type: Ferro, Cr02, Metal
Noise Reduction: B, C, HX Pro
Frequency Response: 40Hz to 16kHz (Metal tape)
Signal to Noise Ratio: 65dB (dolby B Metal tape)
Wow and Flutter: 0.11%
Total Harmonic Distortion: 3%
Input: 100mV (line)
Output: 0.7V ^(line)
Semiconductors: 14 x IC, 49 x transistors, 14 x diodes, 2 x zener diodes, 17 x LED
Dimensions: 438 x 100 x 250mm
Download the service manual here of the K92
Interior ^ Electronics
The deck can be updated with better power rail properties.
The deck is easely adjustable for modern tape types and personal taste in recording.
Tape mechanics ^ Laufwerk.
Sound is good for such simple and relatively cheap deck.
© Hans Hilberink - PE1MMK ® 2003 - Last update: 15-03-2015.