Tape Transfers

Do you have an open reel tape that your band recorded in 1977? Would you like to be able to hear those tunes, but don’t have a reel to reel, nor want to spend a lot of money buying a reel to reel?

If you are looking to have an open reel tape or cassette transferred to a digital format or burned to CD, look no further! Owner Maurizio owns several tape decks of various formats from 4-track-multitrack to 2-track masters. He also owns several cassette decks, with all decks maintained and calibrated for the best sound quality.

Various output formats are available, such as MP3, AIFF, and FLAC. A digital copy is always provided, even if a physical copy, like CD is requested. We can also make copies from tape to tape in all the mentioned analog formats, for those that wish to archive onto a fresh tape.

For inquiries please see the contact page.

Formats we are able to transfer are:

  • 1/4″ 4 track, 2 channel, @3.75ips, 7.5ips, and 15ips, up to 10.5″ reels, with Dolby B, dbx I, or dbx II
  • 1/4″ 4 track, 4 channel, @7.5ips and 15ips, up to 10.5″ reels, with dbx I
  • 1/4″ 2 track, 2 channel, @7.5ip and 15ips, up to 10.5″ reels, with Dolby B, dbx I, or dbx II
  • Highspeed cassette (recorded on Poartastudio-style recorders), with Dolby or dbx
  • Standard cassette, with Dolby B, C, MPX Filter

Our equipment:

Open Reel

  • OTARI MX5050 2HSD
  • OTARI MX5050 BII
  • TEAC A3300SX – 2T Master Recorder
  • TEAC A3340S
  • REVOX A77 – 4T


  • TASCAM 112R
  • Portastudio 414 Mk2