Dynacord Tape Echo Heaven
Life is analog.... so is sound
Maintenance
Maintenance is required for optimum performance of your tape echo. This is not difficult and after one having done it once, it is a standard procedure of the entire tape echo usage. A tapeloop lasts around 100 to 150 hours (the rule is 200 hours but I find that somewhat "too" positive) Some people keep the worn tape on for the "gritty and noisy" sound. To change the old tape for a new one, it is important to first demagnetize the heads. These can be obtained from Conrad (see page "what I don't do") Move slowly towards the head with a distance of about 1 meter and move the device slowly from the bottom of the head upwards and then slowly tilt it back up to a meter. Some people do it with circular movements. I have never been able to find out that it would be "better". After demagnetizing, clean the heads with isopropanol alcohol and a cotton swab. At the eraser head pull the cotton swab through the groove from bottom to top, this often contains quite a bit of dirt. Isopropanol is available at the better drugstore. This costs around 4E and you will have enough for the rest of your life. What is also good to do, wipe the inside around the tapeloop department with a brush and use a vacuum cleaner to suck the engine. The engine in particular quickly collects dust. After doing this and putting on a new tape (see photo below) the tape echo is ready for the next 100 to 150 hours! PAY ATTENTION ! After use, do not forget to first turn off the engine and then the entire device (Dynacord) This to prevent the rubber pinchroller from remaining on the shaft (capstan) and this after a while dents the rubber will deliver. We don't want this. Tape loops are available from me for the following brands, but this will be more in the future! I use new RTM tape. This tape is used for re-recordings and dubbing. Ideal for a tapeloop . For all Dynacords: 5x tape run 10E For all Roland Space Echoes: 2x tape run 15E Pearl Vorg Orbit EO-301: 5x tape run 10E
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Maintenance
Maintenance is required for optimum performance of your tape echo. This is not difficult and after the one having done it once is a fixed part of the entire tape echo usage. A tape run lasts around 100 to 150 hours (the rule is 200 hours but I find that somewhat "too" positive) Some people keep the worn tape on for the "gritty and noisy" sound. To change the old tape for a new one, it is important to first demount the heads netize. These can be obtained from Conrad (see page "what we don't do") Move slowly towards the head with a distance of about 1 meter and the device slowly from the bottom move the head upwards and then slowly tilt back up to a meter. Some people do it with circular movements. I have never been able to work this find out that it would be "better". After demagnetizing, clean the heads with isopropanol alcohol and a cotton swab. At the eraser head pull the cotton swab through the groove from bottom to top, this often contains quite a bit of dirt. Isopropanol is available at the better drugstore. This costs around 4E  and you will participate for the rest of your life. What is also wise to wipe the inside around the running gear and with a brush and a vacuum cleaner to suck the engine. The engine in particular quickly collects dust. After doing this and putting on a new tape (see photo below) the tape echo is ready for the next 100 to 150 hours! PAY ATTENTION ! After use, do not forget to first turn off the engine and then the entire device. This to prevent the rubber pinchroller from remaining on the shaft (capstan) and this after a while dents the rubber will deliver. We don't want this.
Tape loops are available from me for the following brands, but this will  be more in the future! I use new RTM tape. This is 1.5 mm thick tape and is used for re-recordings and dubbing. Ideal for a tape run. Voor alle Dynacords : 5x tapeloop 10E Voor alle Roland Space Echo’s : 2x tapeloop 15E Pearl Vorg Orbit EO-301 : 5x tapeloop 10E