Technics RS-B965 Stereo Cassette Deck – SOLD –

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Technics RS-B965 Stereo Cassette Deck – SOLD –

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Technics RS-B965 Stereo Cassette Deck



Type: 3-head, single compact cassette deck

Track System: 4-track, 2-channel stereo

Tape Speed: 4.8 cm/s

Heads: 1 x combination record/playback, 1 x erase

Motor: 1 x reel, 1 x capstan, 1 x door

Tape Type: type I, CrO2, Metal

Noise Reduction: B, C, HX Pro, DBX

Frequency Response: 20Hz to 20kHz  (Metal tape)

Signal to Noise Ratio: 92dB  (DBX)

Wow and Flutter: 0.03%

Input: 60mV (line)

Output: 0.4V (line)

Dimensions: 430 x 135 x 290mm

Weight: 6.4kg

Description of work

The following tasks and parts have either been repaired or replaced:
All PCB’s checked and re-soldered
Washed and treated all potentiometers with DeoxIT
Treated all RCA’s with DeoxIT
Washed and cleaned chassis
Serviced the cassette mechanisim, cleaned, greased and calibrated
New quality belt kit
Tape Heads, cleaned, demagnetized and aligned
Tested in excess of 4 hours

Warranty: 6 months

RV HIFI says:

The Technics RS-B965 Cassette Deck is the best tape deck ever produced by Technics. This amazing 3 head deck offers great features Dolby B/C and DBX Type II Noise Reduction. Reproduction is superb, sound quality exceptional, a true audiophile deck.


RV HIFI is passionate about Vintage HIFI, so we believe in doing the job right!

Additional information

Weight 11 kg
Dimensions 52 x 46 x 24 cm