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Got Some Killer Westwood One 7 1/2 IPS Tapes Need Help Flipping

Discussion in 'Tape' started by 4-2-7, Jan 13, 2018.

  1. 4-2-7

    4-2-7 Smart Ass Sponsor Subscriber

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    Ok Folks, A little while ago I got these Reel to Reel tape that are Westwood One recordings. Anyway you'll never hear this recording anywhere but from me unless you can find one of these very rare tapes.:p So here we go...:rockon:

    Westwood One, Midnight Oil : Live at Wembley 1992, Blue Sky Mining Tour Part 1




     
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    Westwood One, Midnight Oil : Live at Wembley 1992, Blue Sky Mining Tour Part 2



    Westwood One, Midnight Oil : Live at Wembley 1992, Blue Sky Mining Tour Part 3

     
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  3. Skylab

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    Very cool!!! I have a bunch of Westwood one reels too and they’re great sounding. Awesome stuff.
     
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    just finished listening to #1 w/MDR V-6's... too bad it's mono...
     
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    Yeah Phones record in mono, as does my SLR camera, I'v been wanting to get a good quality external stereo mic, as the phone recording sounds better than the SLR.

    I also have a nice digital recorder but need to learn how to make a video to post to Youtube that way.
     
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    Check with member Mike French on recommendations.
     

     

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    I can second all this. I did this kind of work in my youth at a broadcast syndication company. (They used Magnefax machines.) We went through tons of Ampex 631 tape pancakes. Salad days! :)
     
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    Used so much 3M stock back in the day I could tell the difference between 3M 176, 206 and 250 by smell.
     
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  9. KentTeffeteller

    KentTeffeteller Gimpus Stereophilus!

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    As did I. I used those formulas by the case load at a time. And that was personal. Went through cartons of these tapes at work,
     

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