Some consumer model Ampex machines reel spindles were also topped with a
screw. My F-4460 is.
IIRC, so were early Webcors.
On 7/3/2013 6:09 AM, Michael Biel wrote:
> I do not think it is European. The use of quarter-inch phone jacks is
> one giveaway. It is a language lab machine, or has been modified for
> that purpose. It looks Japanese, especially the way the reel spindles
> are topped with a screw.
> Mike Biel [log in to unmask]
> -------- Original Message --------
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Need helping identifying a reel to reel deck
> From: Lou Judson <[log in to unmask]>
> Date: Wed, July 03, 2013 11:54 am
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> Looks to me like a Tandberg, Dokorder, or similar European design.
> Search for images of those and maybe you will turn up the right stuff!
> Lou Judson
> Intuitive Audio
> On Jul 3, 2013, at 7:31 AM, Peter Oleksik wrote:
>> Hi All,
>> I need to ID the make/model of the reel to reel deck in this image:
>> http://www.avpreserve.com/wp-content/uploads/2013/07/Reel_to_Reel_ID.jpg. I
>> can make out that it's a 4-track solid state, with the model (presumably)
>> 815. Unfortunately, I can't make out the manufacturer of the deck. Does
>> anyone out there know what this deck is? Also, an even bigger long shot,
>> would anyone know where I could find some more of that exact model?
>> Please email me directly at [log in to unmask]
>> Thanks in advance!