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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Fostex R8 user manual User manual for the device Fostex R8. Enter your search terms Submit search form. Aren’t those guides to the left and right of the heads in the photo adjustable? Hope this helps you guys a bit.


The option to print the manual has also been provided, and you can use it by clicking the link above – Print the manual. Enter your search terms Submit search form. I probably should have cleaned up for the photo-op. Just d8 I was looking for! As soon as I’ll find it I’ll send you a copy, please do the same for me. Sign in to disable this ad. 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: All times are GMT I figured I might as well give mnaual machine a complete servicing, so I’m going to use my computer to produce some test tones.

I’m hardly looking for fostex r8 instructions manual and service manual. Alignment for Fostex R8. EDIT Well, the transport is functioning very well. This results in amnual tape rubbing against the side of the fostexx reel, as well as the alignment issues I’ve been experiencing. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. What manual do you have for your R8 i. I wonder how the machine managed to get so far out of alignmentHow do you adjust the heads in the R8?


Picks and Audio examples. The reel platters are too high. After fiddling around for a bit, I discovered that the metal supports under both of the heads are indeed adjustable, and I now know how to fix the problem I described.

The R8 rewinds much slower than it fast forwards. No, those orange rollers are oddly not adjustable. Foxtex come to the realization that I need d8 buy a reference tape, and am forced to pay out my ass for an MRL product.

Today I noticed my R8 is out of alignment.

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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 manal analog tape.

How do I go about fixing this? What it didn’t tell me is that it’s sealed with glue, so I can’t twist it.

Can anyone help me out? Alignment for Fostex R8 Sign in to disable this ad. 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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A while back, I was in need of a Fostex manual that wasn’t on their website at the time. However, if you do not want to take up too much of your disk space, you can always download it in the future from ManualsBase.

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The time now is To start viewing the user manual Fostex R8 on full screen, use the button Fullscreen. Originally Posted by sweetbeats.

EDIT I’ve finally managed to pry yes, you have to pry off the rear plastic case. The service manual says they should be 1. mmanual

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It’s OK to use digital audio to calibrate a tape machine, right? Results 1 to 10 of For maunal reason and for many others, i need a copy of the manual. I’ve discovered that the biggest issue. However, if you call their toll free service number and ask for a different method of shipping that won’t require you to start your own Nigerian royalty scam, they’ll back off a bit.

They ended up manial me 4 bucks, and it only took 3 days to get fostec me. I have the standard user manual. Now I’m ready to start setting all those parameters on the cards. The time now is Lemontree Studio Not bitter, not twisted! 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.

Many people prefer to read the documents not on the screen, but in the printed version. Results 1 to 7 of 7. Tighten the take-up hub, loosen the take-up hub? What it doesn’t tell me is how the hell to disassemble costex damn thing.