Tascam produced reel to reel tape recorders from 1983 to 1992, manufactured in Japan. These tape recorders targeted the semi-pro, consumer and studio market. Tascam tape recorders used solid state electronics. The company produced both 2 and 4 track machines.
Tascam is a brand of audio equipment owned by the TEAC Corporation, which is a Japanese company that has a long history of producing high-quality audio equipment, including reel-to-reel tape players.
Some of the most popular models of Tascam reel-to-reel players included the Model TSR-8, Model MS-16. These players were known for their excellent sound quality and durability. Tascam also produced a range of portable reel-to-reel players, such as the Model 38, which were popular with recording professionals and sound engineers.
Tascam's reel-to-reel tape machines were generally more affordable and geared towards home recording studios and amateur audio enthusiasts including the Model 32, Model 34, and Model 38. These were lower-priced options compared to other professional-grade tape machines, but still offered good quality audio reproduction.
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Prices for typical refurbished Tascam decks range from $1,400 - $6,000. The company also provides repair services on all professional or pro-sumer grade decks.
Reel to Reel Haven is an established company and has successfully restored thousands of decks for customers ranging from universities to government agencies, studios and high net worth individuals in all 50 states.
Every refurbished deck is completely disassembled and each individual component is checked. Every electronic component is completely cleaned by hand, and where applicable, micro vibration cleaning chamber, all caps, relays, diodes, etc. are tested, heads are tested and relapped when needed. Intense relapping jobs are sent to JRF Magnetics. Boards are reconditioned whenever needed as well as buttons, switches or other parts. Restoration can range from full mechanical components as well as include full cosmetic restorations depending on customers preference and budget.
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