Reel-to-reel audio tape recording also called open-reel audio tape recording is the form of magnetic tape audio recording in which the recording medium is held on a reel that is not in a cassette. In use, the supply reel feed reel containing the tape is mounted on a spindle; the end of the tape is manually pulled out of the reel, threaded through mechanical guides and a tape head assembly, and attached by friction to the hub of the second, initially empty takeup reel. The tape in a compact cassette is 0.
Below is a sampling of some of those items and events. We've also been given permission to share photos of some unique items that are not in our collection. Last Dance.
This is a list of information we have gathered from a variety of sources on some of the major analog reel to reel tape recorder and related equipment manufacturers. While we have strived to provide the best information available to us, there will be corrections and additions. We include personal stories about the companies when they are provided to us.
Sold A baker's dozen reel tapes 13 mixed 7 inch pre recorded reel tapes, mostly 70s rock music on them. Rare bang and olufsen Reel to Reel. All I know power on, working motor, wheel runing.
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Head Placement - as tape travels 1. Erase head 2. Record head 3.
It is impossible for one machine to cover the features in all 4 categories, which means: if seeking a deck for a specific purpose, or a deck to play back previoulsy recorded tapes, a deck in the right category will be needed. Due to technology needed to implement: not widely available until the 's. Earlier decks sold as "portable" require AC power, but many can handle up to 7" reel sizes.
The steps should be applicable, however, to just about any vintage reel to reel transport. This not only affects their sound quality, but it can also damage the playheads on your tape deck. You bring home your tape deck.
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