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Just what I was looking for! 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: What it doesn’t tell me is how the hell to disassemble the damn thing.

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All times are GMT A while back, I was in need of a Fostex manual that wasn’t on their website at the time. What it didn’t tell me is that it’s sealed with glue, so I can’t twist it. The reel platters are too high.

Our goal is manuak provide you with a quick access to the content of the user manual for Fostex R8. Can anyone help flstex out? 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.

EDIT I’ve finally managed to pry yes, you have to pry off the rear plastic r. Lemontree Studio Not bitter, not twisted! Fostex R8 user manual User manual for the device Fostex R8.


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.

All times are GMT Today I noticed my R8 is out of alignment. Sign in to disable this ad. The time now is I probably should have cleaned up for the photo-op.

I figured I might as well give the machine a complete servicing, so I’m going to use my computer to manua some test tones. To start viewing the user manual Fostex R8 on full screen, use the button Fullscreen. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. 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. The option to print the manual has also been provided, and you can use it by clicking the link above – Print the manual. I’ve discovered that the biggest issue.

They ended up charging me 4 bucks, and it only took 3 days to get to me. Below you will find previews of the content of the user manuals presented on the following pages to Fostex R8.

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Alignment for Fostex R8. I’ve come to the realization that I need to buy a reference tape, and am forced to pay out my ass for an MRL product. Here are some pictures.

As soon as I’ll find it I’ll send you a copy, please do the same for me. Many people prefer to read the documents not on the screen, but in the printed version.

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.


For this reason and for many others, i need a copy of the manual. Try this, right click and save as Fosttex. Full Screen Viewing – to easily view the user manual without downloading it to your computeryou fostsx use full-screen viewing mode.

Picks and Audio examples. They have a link on their site that allows you to order their manuals, but for an absolutely ridiculous shipping cost. Alignment for Fostex R8 Sign in to disable this ad. You do not have to print the entire manual Fostex 8r but the selected pages only. I have no clue how to fix this though, since the service manual is hard to come by. Taking a look at the path, I noticed the tape sits a little too high. Tighten the supply hub, loosen the supply hub?

The fosted manual says they should be 1. No, those orange rollers are oddly not adjustable.

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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. The R8 rewinds much slower than it fast forwards. Downloading to your computer – You can also download the user manual Fostex Fistex to your computer and keep it in your files. Hope this helps you guys a bit. The manual tells me exactly how to fix this.