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Posted: 30 Aug 11, 09:58 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

Im just curious about the quality and the sound of the 8 track tapes, does anyone can transfer a sample or a complete album :) ??

Thnx!!

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Posted: 31 Aug 11, 00:40 Edit this post Reply to this post Reply with Quote

I threw out all my 8 tracks 25 years ago.  8 tracks are hissy and become warbly with age when the capstan can no longer pull the tape at a constant speed.  The sound quality is much worse than cassette tapes.  You really are not missing anything but perhaps some ear pain.


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