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hpr2874 :: Repair of G.E. Variable Speed Cassette Recorder

I talk about repairing a 1997 handheld cassette recorder and demonstrate its use.

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Hosted by Jon Kulp on 2019-08-08 is flagged as Clean and is released under a CC-BY-SA license.
Recording, Audio, Tape, Cassette, Recording Devices, Tape Speeds, Electronics, Repair.
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I found a pretty cool little handheld cassette recorder at Salvation Army Thrift Store for 99 cents yesterday. It was non-functioning. I was able to get it working again by 1. cleaning corrosion from battery compartment; 2. replacing the nasty gooey belt; 3. repairing the battery compartment, which had a broken-off spring for one of the battery's negative connections. The most interesting feature of the device is that it has a variable-speed knob for playback at higher speed. I demonstrate this in the podcast.

G.E. Variable Speed Cassette Recorder Repair

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