Marantz PMD501 Single Well Professional Cassette Player/Recorder

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The Marantz Professional PMD501 single well cassette deck offers exceptional versatility, reliability, and value. For the professional requiring basic and easy to use features, the PMD501 is a perfect solution.


  • Optically sensing quick auto-reverse
  • Headphone output with level control
  • Automatic tape type selector
  • Dolby® B noise reduction
  • MPX FM Filter
  • Large transport control buttons with LED inserts
  • Recessed record balance control
  • AMX and Crestron compatible
  • Synchronized start ability
  • One-Piece 3U rackmount chassis


Brand Marantz
Model PMD501


Color Charcoal
Type Single Well audio cassette player / recorder


Input Connectors 2 x 1/4" stereo input (front panel)
2 x RCA stereo input (rear panel)
Output Connectors 1 x 1/4" headphone output
2 x RCA stereo line level output (rear panel)

Physical Information

Dimensions (WHD) 18.9 x 5.2 x 11.0 inches
Power 120 V AC, 60 Hz
User Controls Large Transport Control Buttons with LED Insets
1 x Output Level Control
1 x Pitch Control (±15%)
1 x Front Panel Input Select Switch
1 x Recessed Record Balance Control
Weight 11.5 lbs

Special Features

Features Optically Sensing Quick Autoreverse

Performance Data

Frequency Response Normal (Type I) Tape 20-16 kHz (±3 dB)
Max Level (V) 500 mV / 2.2k ohm
Signal/Noise No Noise Reduction 56 dB

Patch Cables

  • RCA Phono (Stereo) Patch Cable (M-M)
  • RCA Phono (Stereo) to 2X 1/4" Phono (TS) Patch Cable


  • TDK SA90 High Bias Cassette Tape