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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What it doesn’t tell me is how the hell to disassemble the damn thing.

They ended up charging me 4 bucks, and it only took 3 days to get to me. You do not have to print the entire manual Fostex R8 but the selected pages only. The time now is fotsex Now I’m ready to start setting all those parameters on the cards.

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Here are some pictures. Full Screen Viewing – to easily view the user manual without downloading it to your computeryou can use full-screen viewing mode. EDIT I’ve finally managed to pry yes, you have to pry off the rear plastic case. As soon as I’ll find it I’ll send you a copy, please do the same for me. Fostex Fostsx user manual User manual for the device Fostex R8.

I have the standard user manual. If you want to quickly view the content of pages found on the following pages of the manual, you can use them.


Today I noticed my R8 is out of alignment.

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. What manual do you have for your R8 i. Fostex R8 user manual. Originally Posted by sweetbeats. How do I go about fixing this? Sorry, manual briefs data are unavailable at this moment.

I wonder how the machine managed to get so far out of alignmentHow do you fosted the heads in the R8? All times are Costex Try this, right click and save as R8.


A while back, I was in need of a Fostex manual that wasn’t on their website at the time. Just what I was looking for! Manuql probably should have cleaned up for the photo-op.

The service manual says they should be 1. Hope this helps you guys a bit. I have no clue how to fix this though, since the service manual is hard to come by.

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The key to twisting those screws is a lot of force Anyways, now the reels sit at mnual proper height, I’m on to adjusting the tension of the belts that connect the motors and the reel plates. It’s OK to use digital audio to calibrate a tape machine, right? Can anyone help me out?

No, those orange rollers are oddly not adjustable. However, if you call their toll free service number and ask for a different method of shipping that won’t require you to start mnaual own Nigerian royalty scam, they’ll back off a bit.


The reel platters are too high. 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. Our goal is to provide you with a quick access to the content of the user manual for Fostex R8. Bookmarks Bookmarks Digg del. Alignment for Fostex R8. The option to print the manual has also been provided, and you can use it by clicking the link above – Print the manual.

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The manual tells me exactly how to fix this. Track 2 sounds faint but present on track 1, and the same with track 3 on 2, 4 on 3, etc. The R8 rewinds much slower than it fast forwards.