In an e-mail to me the guy who ran the company said I have added several new models that I thought your readers would be interested in. I now have a model that has 7.0 hrs capacity in LP mode (2.2 hrs in SP). I even have a high end model that uses removable SD memory cards and can upload recorded files to a computer or download audio files from the Internet into to the portable recorder. You can store 10.7 hrs in LP with an optional 64MB SD card with this recorder (it comes with a 16MB SD card).
The Panasonic SC-PM11 is similar but a bit more expensive. I got at least three notes in my guest book from a happy customers one who has bought several of these. I looked around on the net and found various web sites selling this, some for as little as about 125 dollars, but some charged a fair amount more. I believe the suggested retail was more than 300 dollars.
Many sources on the net discuss the Reel Talk recorder, which is a combination radio tape recorder that can record 4 hours on a tape. My best guess is the Reel Talk is outmoded and has been withdrawn from the market. I have not been able to find a web site for the company that produced the Reel Talk recorder. I have heard that some are available on eBay but I suggest that you avoid buying them unless you can get them a lot cheaper than the alternatives that are currently being sold.
CC Crane used to put out a timed radio recorder called the VersaCorder.
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