Try NJ Factory Service, Russ. He might be able to fix Teac consumer stuff. If not, he can tell you
if it can be fixed and who can do it.
-- Tom Fine
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From: "James Roth" <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Thursday, February 02, 2012 8:24 AM
Subject: [ARSCLIST] 1. Squeaky tape 2. TEAC in need of repair
Good morning, All.
I'm in the process of digitizing some open reel tapes. Some of the tape is ½ mil Mylar and it
SQUEAKS. Is there any kind of lubricant I can use to stop that? Any suggestions would be
Is there anyone out there who can repair a TEAC X-100R (bi-directional) 4-strack stereo tape deck?
It's a beauty, but the tape speed button does not work. It only plays at 7.5 and the torque
selector for small and large reel doesn't work. I can't tell in which setting that's stuck. If I
play the tape in forward the tape slips out of the guides, but if I play it in reverse it plays just
The thing weighs a ton so the cost of shipping will probably be a killer by itself, but is there
anyone out there who can repair those problems?