Learn how to restore a reel-to-reel tape machine in this free stereo and audio gear repair video from a studio recording and electronics expert.
In these music studio-recording videos, you will learn how to get that old four-track recorder back into top shape. Our expert explains the basic parts and operation of the machine, then gives a few maintenance tips. Learn how to clean and demagnetize the recording heads and restore the pressure roller. Then, most importantly, find out how to align the heads to ensure that your reel-to-reel records your music accurately, with the wonders of analogue sound. Now that you know how to fix up a reel-to-reel machine, hit the pawn shops to find the recorder that will make you a music star.
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Get tips and techniques for demagnetizing the heads of a reel-to-reel tape deck in this free stereo-repair video taught by our studio engineer. Read More
Learn how to lubricate the reel motors of a reel-to-reel tape deck, and what oil to use, in this free stereo repair video taught by a studio engineer. Read More
Lubricating the head and recording path of a reel-to-reel tape deck is important in restoration of reel-to-reel tape decks; learn more in this free stereo-repair video taught by our studio… Read More