View and Download Fostex R8 service manual online. R8 Tape Deck pdf manual download. Specifications. Track system: 8-track, 8-channel system. Heads: 1 x record/ playback, 1 x erase. Motor: 1 x capstan, 2 x reel, 1 x loading. Reel size: up to 7 inch. Service Manual. Model. 8 Track Recorder/Reproducer. Fostex schematic diagrams to assist the service technician in maintaining the Model R8. Please feel.

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Today I noticed my R8 is out of mamual. For your convenience If looking through the Fostex R8 user manual directly on this website is not convenient for you, there are two possible solutions: Tighten the take-up hub, loosen the take-up hub?

Try this, right click and save as R8. I have a Delta 66, which can be set to dBv, and I also have an app for my linux machine called speaker-test that can generate sine waves from 1Hz – 20kHz at least.

Enter your search terms Submit search form. By tarnationsauce2 in forum Mixing Techniques. Bookmarks Bookmarks Msnual del. Using the online preview, you can quickly view the contents and go to the page where you will find the solution to your problem with Fostex R8. The service manual says they should be 1.

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Track 2 sounds faint but present on track 1, and the same with track 3 on 2, 4 on 3, etc. Taking a look at the path, I noticed the tape sits a little too high. Results 1 to 7 of 7. Alignment for Fostex R8. The R8 rewinds much slower than it fast forwards. Another one here in need of R8 manual Hi guys, if fosex find one let me know i also need a manual for a fostex R8 recorder, i bought one and it didnt have one with it Kim.


The time now is Fotex are some pictures. EDIT I’ve finally managed to pry yes, you have to pry off the rear plastic case. Lemontree Studio Not bitter, not twisted! Page 1 of 2 1 2 Last Jump to page: I wonder how the machine managed to get so far out of alignmentHow do you adjust the heads in the R8? Now I’m ready to start setting all those parameters on the cards.

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How do I go about fixing this? All times are GMT The reel platters are too high.

They have a link on their site that allows you to order their manuals, but for an absolutely ridiculous shipping cost. Fostex alignment By fred s. Sorry, manual briefs mwnual are unavailable at this moment. Tighten the supply hub, loosen the supply hub? Sign in to disable this ad. Full Screen Viewing – to easily view the user manual without downloading it to your computermxnual can use full-screen viewing mode.

Just what I was looking for! Getting the front plastic faceplate off is simple enough, but after removing every visible screw, the back plastic plate will not come off, and I cannot get access to the part I need to adjust.

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EDIT Well, the transport is functioning very well. What it doesn’t tell me is how the hell to disassemble the damn thing.

However, if you call their toll free service number and ask for a different method of shipping that won’t manuual you to start your own Nigerian royalty scam, they’ll back off a bit. As soon as I’ll find it I’ll send you a copy, please do the same for me.


They ended up charging me 4 bucks, and it only took 3 days to get to me. I probably should have cleaned up for the photo-op. You do not have to fostrx the entire manual Fostex R8 but the selected pages only. A while back, I was in need of a Fostex manual that wasn’t on their website at the time. Enter your search terms Submit search form. The manual tells me exactly how to fix this.

The key to twisting those screws is a lot of force Anyways, now the reels sit at the proper height, I’m on to adjusting the tension of the belts that connect the motors and the reel plates.

Downloading to your computer – You can also download the user manual Fostex R8 to your computer and keep it in your files.

I just got some tape for it, but haven’t tried to spool it up or whatever, as i’m completely new to analog tape. What manual do you have for your R8 i. Alignment for Fostex R8 Sign in to disable this ad.

This results in the tape rubbing against the side of the take-up reel, as well as the alignment issues I’ve been experiencing. Our goal is to provide you with a quick access to the content fstex the user manual for Fostex R8. Originally Posted by sweetbeats. All times are GMT