Given the notable list of people who have replied so far, normally I would keep my mouth shut.
However, I do think everyone is missing an important point. 

Dave mentions that the machine should be able to play fragile acetate tapes. The A80’s, 807’s and Otari 5050’s that I’ve worked with would fail miserably here unless I’m missing something.
Abhimonyu Deb 

On Saturday, November 20, 2021, 6:42 AM, James Perrett <[log in to unmask]> wrote:

On Sat, 20 Nov 2021 at 00:55, Richard L. Hess <[log in to unmask]>

> Long ago, a company I think called
> "DarkLab" in Germany made EIA to DIN adapters out of plastic.
They still make them and sell them on Ebay. I bought some a few months ago
but haven't used them yet.

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