Vintage Audograph Dictator Set
One of these widely used disk-based dictation machines, which is still commonly found today, was the "Audograph," manufactured by ...
moreOne of these widely used disk-based dictation machines, which is still commonly found today, was the "Audograph," manufactured by the Gray Manufacturing Company in Hartford, CT. Released in 1945, the Audograph recorded on a thin 7-inch vinyl disk. The Audograph could record up to 30 minutes of sound on a single disk. The operator would insert a blank disk and dictate into a handheld microphone. The disk could then be sent to another department or easily mailed to another office, where a typist could then create a letter or report by playing the disk on another Audograph while listening through headphones. Smaller than most other recorders of the time, the Audograph was considered a portable unit and was often purchased with a leather carrying case. Audographs were produced for several years and were still being used when magnetic tape began to replace vinyl media in dictation equipment.
Everything except the recording disk packages tuck into the box. So, the lot size is the box with recorder, it's connected box & the microphone. Plus the 4 pieces of recording materials. less
- 10ʺW × 8ʺD × 8ʺH
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- Good - Moderate wear and tear, but still has good years left Good - Moderate wear and tear, but still has good years left less
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