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Ampex Talking Letter II



Ampex Talking Letter II

Here is another image of Ampex "talking letter" tape in original mailing box. On the end, it can be seen the 611 reference indicating tape formula utilized, along with 1-1/2 mil acetate and 1/4 IN. x 150 FT. markings. Reel is three inch diameter, aimed at portable recorders and assuring compatibility with most machines. After 50 years since originally recorded, and at least 40 sitting in storage, the tape is intact and produces respectable fidelity. It is a nice time capsule of audio from way back when.