Estate sale R2R tape ID by cover
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Trying to decide if I want to check out these home recorded reels of tape at an upcoming estate sale.
Recorded tape from the 60s/70s - any good?
I picked up a box of about 50 7" tapes at an estate sale thinking I might get something for them on my local CL. Turns out, they are pretty much all recorded on. Late sixties and early seventies, I'm thinking, given the R2R tape players that were there (I snagged those, too).How do you think ...
please help ID: Western Electric 8A magnet
Picked this up at an estate sale yesterday. It's a heavy, and very strong handheld magnet in a plastic casing. The red decal on the side is a warning to keep it away from machinery, etc. Google has been no help to me, but my best guess given the square notch in the bottom is perhaps it's a tape ...
Source for blank tape...
where are you guys going for blank R2R tapes these days? Not seeing a lot on the web...Any recommendations?
Akai Multi-Four M-7 "Terecorder" R2R. Just what do I have here?
I picked this up at an estate sale this weekend. I thought I'd just turn it, but it's growing on me. I've had a couple of R2Rs, but never got into them (never bought tapes, etc.) This one needs a little attention, like proper lubrication, but is otherwise in great cosmetic condition. I haven't pl...
eBay R2R tape prank:
Any of you guys buy prerecorded tapes on eBay, but when you received the tapes even though they were in the correct box and on the correct reel the factory recorded tape had been replaced with something else? I did it twice!
Cool R2R Tape Add in Alien:Isolation
I was finishing the last few achievements in Alien: Isolation when I came across this in a transit hub:
L Bernstein/NY Philharmonic Odd 7.5ips Reel Tape Question
At a recent Estate Sale I came across about 50-75 prerecorded Classical reel to reel tapes. (Sorry I got just the tapes, (no Beatles or Led Zep unfortunately) someone must've got the R2R deck previously.)Though I know next to nothing about R2R tapes and even less about Classical Music I do kn...
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