Ultra Compact Pearlcorder L400 Micro, 1980's
Ultra Compact Pearlcorder L400 was a classy tiny recorder for it's time. In fact, it was one of the world's smallest recorders when it was released but had high-end state-of-the-art functions. Because of it's classy look, advanced functions and high end results, it became a favorite recorder for private investigators in the 1980's.The Spy Exchange And Security Center sold hundreds of these recorders in the recorder's hay-day in the 1980's and early 1990's.

Ultra Compact Pearlcorder L400 Micro Specifications:
Tracks: 2 tracks, 1 channel monophonic
Drive system: Capstan drive
Tape: Micro cassette
Tape speed: 2.4cm/sec. and 1.2cm/sec.
Recording system: Automatic recording level adjustment system
VCVA (Variable Control Voice Actuator):
Continuous adjustment of voice actuation level using volume knob
Speaker: 2.3cm round-type dynamic speaker
Frequency range: - at 2.4cm/sec. 400-4,000Hz - at 1.2cm/sec. 400-2,700Hz
MIC jack: 2.5mm f, impedance 1.2 W
Earphone jack: 2.5mm f;, impedance 8 W
Max. output: 100mW at 2.4cm/sec.
Battery life: Recording mode: approx. 5 hours (alkaline- manganese battery)
Power source: Rated voltage 1.5V DC
Battery: One 1.5 "AAA" penlight battery
External power source: "AAA" battery voltage conversion adapter AC1 and the AC adapter A317
Dimensions: 73 x 52 x 20 mm
Weight: (90g) (without battery)

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