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Ok to mount tape deck at an angle ?

Discussion in 'Recording' started by Sidhu, Jan 6, 2007.

  1. Sidhu

    Sidhu Active Member


    Ill be getting a conole made baed on the argosy D15 workstations, with an angled 8U space on both sides.


    Is it ok to mount a Tape deck/Cd player (Tascam CDA500) in this rack ? Or should have one side modifies to a vertical rack 3U space ?

    Thanks a ton!
  2. sheet

    sheet Well-Known Member

    The only issue that you may have is with the CD sliding out of the tray. I have some CD160s mounted in slanted racks like this:


    And it has never been any problem. I don't know if you could push it too much further.
  3. Sidhu

    Sidhu Active Member

    thanks sheet.. as long as the CD doesnt slipout while it's 'in' the deck, i think it's only gonna be ok. My main concern was with the loading and spinning of the CD.

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