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Using 4 tracks as Tape Echo units

Discussion in 'Tape Recorders' started by Jaike, Feb 6, 2008.

  1. Jaike

    Jaike Active Member

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    Hi,

    Is it possible to use old 'ministudios' like Tascam 424s as tape echo units?

    Did those things have seperate Play/record heads? Or would you just be hearing the signal going through the mixer, and not the recorded signal?

    I realize you can do this with reel to reel, bit what about cheaper stuff like cassette 4-track machines?

    Cheers,

    Jaike
     
  2. bent

    bent No Bad Vibes! Well-Known Member

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    The Tascam 424 has a single Rec / Play head so - no, I don't see it happening.

    Here's the manual if you want to read more about it.
     
  3. Jaike

    Jaike Active Member

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    Right,

    OK, too bad,

    Thanks a lot!
     

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