Check out the Otari MX-5050 model and the Tascam 34. Both are great
machines, with the Otari being more a professional machine and the Tascam
34 being more of a consumer grade machine. The prices will reflect this.
Each would be a great way to get into analog tape recording!
On Sat, Dec 14, 2013 at 7:16 PM, Julian Antos <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> Hi everyone,
> In an unlikely turn of events my sixteen year old brother has taken an
> interest in analog recording equipment and I told my parents I would help
> them with find a multitrack reel to reel recorder for him for X-mas, which
> he has been politely obsessing over.
> Am wondering if anyone on the list has any advise on where and how to buy
> one of these machines (looking specifically for a 1/4" 4-track), or may
> have one to sell themselves, hopefully at an affordable price. Looking for
> something in decent operating shape, but if there small problems I can
> teach my brother how to fix, that might be even better.
> Any advise or offers are greatly appreciated!