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We have limited supplies of original new/unused RT-1L tapes for sale – sealed in their original packaging.
We’re tape and disc echo specialists with many years’ experience working with and restoring these machines. See our current stock of Roland tape echoes for sale now. Our BBC-trained engineer brings our tape delays up to (or better than) factory spec and our testing ensures machines that have superb reliability and – most important – that they sound incredible. Guaranteed to give reliable service and sound superb.
As vintage tape degrades over time and these are up to 45 years old, we can offer no guarantees (though we’ve used and sold many without any issue).
We’ve written quite a bit about tape, but the short version is that the only new tape loops we recommend are Soundgas loops. These are the best new loops you can buy for your Roland or Korg Echo and are fitted as standard in all the machines we sell. They are the only loops that will not invalidate our warranty.
These replacement tapes will fit almost all the Roland Space and Chorus Echo units: RE-101, RE-150, RE-201, RE-301, RE-501 and SRE-555.
The final chapter in our quest to find out what tape to use in our Roland (and other) tape echoes. Spoiler alert: we reveal what the...
PUBLISHED: 30th Jun 2021
In which our dedicated synth botherer reveals the extent to which he went to convince himself he really didn’t want/need a certain vintage polysynth, and how...
PUBLISHED: 22nd Jun 2021
We stand behind our gear with a guarantee of your satisfaction - see the FAQ section above for full details and buy with complete confidence.
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