I too have been trying to wrap my head around that one. Isn't it analogous
to playing a record backwards? The stylus still moves in the same
direction at the same point in the groove.
If someone can explain it, I'd love to hear it. It would be super easy to
verify using a tape machine.
On Tue, Mar 10, 2015 at 11:21 AM, JAMES HOWARTH <[log in to unmask]>
> On Mar 10, 2015, at 1:19 PM, Richard L. Hess <[log in to unmask]>
> > - If you do a reverse transfer the audio will require a polarity
> reversal in the software to match the forward channel.
> Why? gauss is gauss, north is north and south is south, plus is plus,
> minus is minus, regardless of the direction of tape travel.
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