Years of working with the afflicted tapes and knowing others in the industry with the same experiences, as well as credible sources on the web. It dawned on me how few people there are that can look at a box or reel style and immediately know to avoid it. I'm trying to pass the ability on so more people can navigate the used tape minefield with success.
Originally Posted by zed32
"If you canít make a hit record with a Tascam or a Fostex,
then youíre not going to able to do it with a Studer or Otari!" -David Mellor