Just spoke with Jamie at Dale Pro Audio. The Otari MX5050 BIII is currently $4899 without a playback head, $5050 with a playback head. To get their contact info see:

Lance Watsky
Preservation & Media Specialist
The Georgia Archives
5800 Jonesboro Road
Morrow, GA 30260
678-364-3764 (phone)
678-364-3860 (fax)
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Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Looking for Otari reel to reel

Hi Peter,

You can get a new one from Dale Pro Audio in NYC. (ask Danny Sbardella of Rodgers & Hammerstein, for the phone#) The Model Number is MX5050 BIII. A great machine in deed. One that works wouldn't be going for $50 to $100. A brand new one might run around $5000.

Adrian Cosentini (co-chair ARSC Tech Comittee)
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