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Manufactured by:
Yamaha Corporation, Japanese, founded 1887  Search this
Used by:
Angelo T. King, American, born 1959  Search this
Medium:
metal and plastic
Dimensions:
H x W x D (without cord): 3 1/2 × 19 × 9 5/8 in. (8.9 × 48.3 × 24.4 cm)
H x W x D (with cord): 3 1/2 × 19 × 13 1/2 in., 16 lb. (8.9 × 48.3 × 34.3 cm, 7.3 kg)
Type:
amplifiers
Place used:
New York City, New York, United States, North and Central America
Place made:
Hamamatsu, Shizuoka Prefecture, Japan, Asia
Date:
1970s
Description:
A Yamaha F1030 amplifier. The front of the amplifier is all black with off-white text. The text at the top center reads: [YAMAHA / FREQUENCY DIVIDING NETWORK / MODEL F1030]. The front also includes a power button and nine dials that include: mode selector, input, cross over frequency, low, middle and high. The top has diagrams and an inscription of DJ Tony Tone’s signature. The back of the amplifier has a power cord that is stored around edge. The back has five power outlets with off-white type to indicate each outlets purpose. On the proper right side of the back, there are two caution message in off-white and white type. There is also model and serial information in white type that reads: [F1030 / SER. No. 1792 / PATENT PENDING / 117 V 10 W 50/60 Hz ~ / Nippon Gakki Co., LTD. / HAMAMATSU JAPAN]. At the bottom corner of the proper right side there is a fuse button.
Topic:
African American  Search this
Hip hop (Music)  Search this
Credit Line:
Collection of the Smithsonian National Museum of African American History and Culture, Angelo T. King / The Original DJ Tony Tone AKA Tony Crush of The Cold Crush Brothers
Object number:
2012.47.3
Restrictions & Rights:
No Known Copyright Restrictions
See more items in:
National Museum of African American History and Culture Collection
Classification:
Musical Instruments
Tools and Equipment-Audiovisual
Data Source:
National Museum of African American History and Culture
EDAN-URL:
edanmdm:nmaahc_2012.47.3