Vintage Portable Tape Recorders April 2011 Filed Under: Tape RecordingI hope to work on these and restore them to perfect operation soon.
This Akai cross-field portable is cute as and has survived with a clean battery compartment. Just the thing for the interrogation room!
This Uher CR134 mono cassette recorder was the mainstay of journalists and reporters everywhere. Very intricate inside but well made and should be serviceable.
Cassettes - better than you dont remember February 2016 Filed Under: Tape RecordingNice video from Technomoans Mat about cassette recording. Explains about the different types of tape and noise reduction technology. All his videos are excellent.
Technics SA-T670 Power Test March 2013 Filed Under: Cool StuffThese amps were a NZ only model and specs are elusive. There has been some controversy about the real power output so here's the real oil.
What retro system can you get for $750? June 2011 Filed Under: SystemsFred hooks up some cheap but good gear from the 90's and has a bit of fun.
Retro Audio Links May 2011 Filed Under: Cool StuffFred's recommended time wasters
Retro Wooden Television Set May 2011 Filed Under: Cool StuffThis TV is on display at the Museum für Kommunikation Frankfurt along with lots of other cool stuff.
Clock made from B&O Turntable May 2011 Filed Under: TurntablesI got an unusual request from a customer wanting a turntable to turn into a clock. Scott chose a Bang and Olufsen Beogram 1200 I had been storing for parts. He sent me a picture of the finished result - awesome!
Sold Equipment Archive May 2011 Filed Under: Cool StuffI've had some interesting items in the past and it's worth keeping the pictures and information about them. Here are links to the archives.
How To Balance a Turntable Arm April 2011 Filed Under: TurntablesOr more correctly, how to make the force calibrations on the counterweight read correctly. Video instructions.