BEO.ZONE

BeoCord 6500

BeoCord Compact cassette

Production: 1989 - 01/1992

Designer: Jacob Jensen

Documents: Owners Manual, Service Manual

A marketing ploy to replace the previous Beocord 5500 with another, the re-badged version of its former self, Beocord 6500 was designed to match aesthetically and technically with the rest of the Beosystem 6500 stacking system.  Few changes were made to either the technology or the styling - other than the previous motor system of Beocord 5500 being replaced with another simpler version.

Another beautifully-styled Jacob Jensen design, HX-Pro, Dolby B and C noise-reduction circuitry and Datalink were fitted as standard.

BeoCord 6500 technical specifications

Types: 
4936 (1989 - Jan 1992) 
AUS 4940 (1989 - Sept 1991) 
GB 4937 (1989 - Oct 1991) 
J 4939 (1989 - Sept 1991) 
USA 4938 (1989 - Dec 1991) 

Compact cassette C46-C60-C90-C120 
Recording system: HX PRO 
Tape transport system: Auto reverse 
Search system Track numbers 
Record level Auto Recording level 
Noise reduction Auto Dolby B and C 
Tape switch Auto. ferro/chrome/metal 
Tape head Sendust 

Wow and flutter DIN :<+/- 0.15% 
Fast forward and rewind C60 75 sec. 

Frequency range chrome 
30 - 18,000 Hz +/- 3 dB 

Signal-to-noise ratio metal Dolby NR 
B: >66 dB, C: >73 dB 
Signal-to-noise ratio chrome Dolby NR B: >64 dB, C: >74 dB 
Signal-to-noise ratio ferro Dolby NR B: >62 dB, C: >72 dB 
Power supply 100V - 240V 
Power consumption Max. 25 watts 
Dimensions W x H x D 42 x 7.5 x 32.5 
Weight 8 kg 

Connections: AUX IN 7 pin 
Microphone DIN 0,3mV /3kohms