I had a similar problem with a teac x-10 reel to reel. I got new capstan
rollers from terry's rubber rollers and the problem went away.
Hope this will help,
On 2/16/2016 11:19 AM, James Roth wrote:
> Greetings, everyone
> We (the RSA) have a TEAC X-1000R giving me a bit of trouble.
> When playing tape in forward direction the tape sometimes slips of the head, however, when playing the tape in reverse direction it plays just fine.
> Can anyone perform a remote diagnoses?
> Ben Roth
> Recorded Sound Archives
> Florida Atlantic University, Boca Raton