Pro DAT
For professional use, DAT audio tape delivers superior quality for clear, faithful digital sound reproduction. Maxell applies an original certifying system for this tape to achieve the low error rate and high reliability required for broadcasting and audio industry applications. proDAT

Features

  • For professional use, DAT audio tape delivers superior quality for clear, faithful digital sound reproduction. Maxell applies an original certifying system for this tape to achieve the low error rate and high reliability required for broadcasting and audio industry applications.
  • Maxell's DAT Ceramic Armor Metal Particles deliver 2,600 Gauss of magnetic energy.
  • An exceptionally uniform dispersion and surface calendaring (polishing) process contributes towards raising RF output and lowing modulation noise.
  • Maxell understands the needs of the professional user and included with our PRO DAT packaging is a large label area and a specially designed PP storage case to effectively resist dust, heat and shock.

Specifications

Unit

Typical value

Tape width

mm

3.81

Tape thickness

µm

13.0

Magnetic layer thickness

µm

2.5

Base film thickness

µm

9.5

Backcoating thickness

µm

1.0

Residual elongation

%

0.1

Yield strength

N (kgf)

6.2 (0.6)

Breaking strength

N (kgf)

17.1 (1.7)

Electrical surface
resistance

Magnetic layer

/sq.

1 × 1010

Backcoating

/sq.

1 × 105

Coercivity (Hc)

kA/m (Oe)

126 (1,530)

Retentivity (Br)

mT (G)

260 (2,600)

Squareness ratio (Br/Bm)

-

0.80

Optimum recording current*

dB

0

RF output (4.7MHz)*

dB

+0.5

RF frequency response (4.7MHz/1.2MHz)*

dB

+0.5

C/N (4.7MHz/3.7MHz)*

dB

+0.4

Overwrite
properties*

(1.2MHz/4.7MHz)

dB

+0.2

(130KHz/1.5MHz)

dB

+0.2

*Indicates a comparison with MAXELL reference tape.

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Model

Tape length

Recording
time (min.)

Dimensions (mm)

Weight (kg)

(m)

(ft.)

Cassette

Case

w/case

per
package

R-125DA (P)

62

203

125

73 × 54 × 10.5

80.5 × 59 × 15.5

0.04

5.1

R-95DA (P)

48

157

95

0.04

4.9

R-65DA (P)

33

108

65

0.04

4.8

R-50DA (P)

26

85

50

0.04

4.8

R-35DA (P)

18

59

35

0.04

4.7

R-20DA (P)

10

33

20

0.04

4.7

 

Pack Sizes

The following pack sizes include;

  • 1 Pack