* Spec's and photos *
The Tascam 38 is a 1/2 inch tape deck with 8-tracks for recording or playback.
,li.Wow and Flutter: +-0.06 % peak.
Lower part:Function select buttons:
Switch between each track when recording.
Output select buttons:
Selects which of the three possible sources to feed the output jacks (rear panel) and the VU meter circuits.
The LED above the buttons show selection:
INPUT: Meter reads line input to recorder, tape signal will not be heard.
Used for normal operations, recording, sinc/reproduce and playback.
Meter reads input on head#2,
play output depending on setting of FUNCTIONS SELECT buttons.
Selects head#3. Meter now reads tape playback.
Does not prevent recording on head#2.
Used in set-up to check performance and record/play monitoring of the tape.
3 heads: Erase /Record /Playback.