Removed from a working corporate environment. Minor wear on some surfaces. The Fostex PD-4 is a Professional Four Head Timecode Digital Audio Tape Recorder Combined with a High Quality Three Channel Mixer in One Portable Package.The Fostex PD-4, successor of the PD-2, remains a reference for DAT portable time recorders. Two 16-bit digital audio channels.
Four-head design allows confidence monitoring (simultaneous recording and playback) of audio data. Record and playback capabilities of SMPTE/EBU time code, IECC format.
Compatible with all DAT recorders. Three sample frequencies: 48 kHz, 48.048 kHz, and 44.1 kHz. The PD-4 generates time code using a crystal clock. This offers improved flexibility in time code applications, allowing independent operation of the unit.
The internal battery can be replaced without interruption of the internal time code synchronization. Includes a three channel mixer to enable the recording of voice plus a stereo background at a remote location without having to carry an external mixer.
Each channel of the mixer has a L C R panpot switch, 48V DC phantom power, continuously variable high-pass filter, and 20 dB microphone attenuation. Full-logic transport to prevent errors in operation. Digital data transfer using either consumer (SPDIF) or professional (AES/EBU) data formats (IEC 958). Sound monitoring by stereo headphones or the built-in loudspeaker.
The headphone jack switches between the two. Rugged but lightweight portable construction. If it's not pictured it's not included. We aim to earn positive 5 stars feedback for every item. The item "Vintage Fostex PD-4 Pro DAT Recorder with Adapter, ASC RM1, Heavy-Duty Case #3108" is in sale since Friday, June 7, 2019.
This item is in the category "Musical Instruments & Gear\Pro Audio Equipment\Recorders". The seller is "roustalab2050" and is located in Irvine, California. This item can be shipped worldwide.