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How to Change the Tape Loop on a Roland Space Echo RE-201

A video we made showing you how to change the tape loop on a Roland Space Echo RE-201.

You’ll need a new loop: we only recommend Echo Fix replacement loops; please do not fit any other brand in our machines (it will invalidate the warranty). You can also read more about our investigations into tape for Roland echoes.

Also needed:

  • isopropyl alcohol
  • cotton buds
  • clean hands!

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Thanks for reading. This post is one of a series on Roland tape echoes that we are compiling into an online resource for tape delay fans and users. Other instalments include tips and tricks to get the best out of your machine, talking about reliability of tape echoes, how to choose the right tape delay, care and maintenance of your tape echo – find them all here.

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