Reel to Reel

Tape Recorders of Mission Impossible Ep.1

A look at one of the mini tape recorders used on the 1960s/70s TV series. If this video is well received I aim to cover some of the other machines in future videos. —————SUBSCRIBE—————— ————-Merchandise—————– ————-SUPPORT————— This channel can be supported through Patreon Patrons usually have early access to videos ———-Outro Music———– Over Time – Vibe Tracks ——Outro Sound Effect—— ThatSFXGuy – source

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The 3-in-1 oddness of the Triplecorder

A proto-boombox from the 1960s. —————SUBSCRIBE—————— ————-Merchandise—————– ————-SUPPORT————— This channel can be supported through Patreon Patrons usually have early access to videos ——-THANKS TO ——- Andy Davis for the video topic suggestion ———-Outro Music———– Over Time – Vibe Tracks ——Outro Sound Effect—— ThatSFXGuy – source

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The most expensive music format (in the world)

Is Reel to Reel the new Vinyl? Short answer: No. Long answer: It’s complicated – Press Play. In this video I’ll be playing pre-recorded tapes from 1957 & 2017 The first half concentrates on the history & background, and the second moves onto the current day and the most expensive pre-recorded music format available for the home. CHAPTERS 01:11 i) History – Explanation of the format 15:01 ii) Now – The ultimate in high-end analog music More Information/Links: The Tape…

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Retro Tech: This 1960s BGM Machine played the Biggest Cassettes ever made

A look at the largest music cartridge format ever made ….and the machine that played it, the 3M Cantata 700. Launched in the 1960s but still used in some places until the 1990s. You can download a poorly recorded sample of the music here: The problems with dubbing – I’ve spooled one cartridge onto my reel to reel machine and there is a lot of leakage between tracks (the sound of the mono music recorded on the left output can…

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Forgotten Format: The Sabamobil

The Sabamobil is one of the rarer tape formats from the 60s. The cartridges may look strange but they hide a simple secret inside. Click ‘Show All’ to read the FAQs Potential FAQs Q) What speed does the tape run at A) 3.75 ips Q) How much audio can a tape hold. A) My tape contained a total of approx 90 mins of mono audio when tracks A,B,C & D were added together. Real FAQs Q: What’s the name of…

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Odditapes – Rare & Unusual Tapes

Old & new collectable tapes with a tale to tell. Includes a look at the smallest cassette in the world. More information on two of the formats featured can be found in my other videos: Sony NT: Philips DCC: The DCC Museum can be found here: The Jeremy Heiden DCC (& MD) can be bought here: ————-SUPPORT————— This channel can be supported through Patreon Patrons usually have early access to videos —————SUBSCRIBE—————— ——-THANKS TO ——- Jerobeam Fenderson for the intro…

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