B.A.S.E.
Bay Area Studio Engineering
Analog Rules !!!
Servicing Analog Equipment since 1981...
plus a good selection of Ampex and MCI Parts and other things 'groovy'

Analog Tape Recorder Parts and Service:
Ampex MCI Otari Studer and others.

Pro analog audio parts and servicing.... since 1981...

Ampex, MCI, Otari, Studer and all other pro tape recorders....
as well as consoles and outboard gear...

UPDATED:  August 05, 2016
 
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What We Do...
We Repair, Modify and Upgrade
ANALOG audio gear

Professional Tape Recorders - Consoles - Outboard Gear
and we've been doing that since 1981


 
Our Current Parts List
Tape recorder parts  
VU meters  
Reel Holders  
Test Gear  
Splicing Blocks  



New VINTAGE MCI  2001 and 2002
OpAmp IC's

NEW - OLD STOCK - in TO5 can case !!!!!


Some Tips for the hard
economic times...


Audio VU Meters for sale  !


Do you have bad GAS??
Most Studio Owners
and Engineers do!!!


REQUIRED things
for Tape Deck upkeep


The WORST MISTAKE you can make
in buying equipment


Tips on How to Buy
a Multi-Track Recorder


How to Align your Tape Deck


Alignment Tones for Download
1khz, 10khz, 15khz, 100 hz, 50 hertz


What BAD
TAPE RECORDER HEADS
look like   !!!



What BAD Capacitors look like   !!!

 and a simple easy way to check
for bad caps in consoles
and tape recorders


HARDCOPY Manuals for SALE
  Tape Recorders, Consoles and Outboard Gear
Original VINTAGE Manuals and Schematics
new manuals added: 08/16/14


lots of   FREE Downloadable    tape recorder, console and outboard gear
Manuals and Schematics
 



the AMPEX PAGES
updated 11/08/14
 



the MCI PAGES
updated 12/15/14
 



the STUDER PAGES
updated 04/19/15
 



the OTARI PAGES
updated 01/27/15
 





Current Market Prices for Various Recorders
updated 03/14/15


Secret Recording Tips
from the 70's and 80's


Studio Grounding Tips


Impossible to Find stuff I found...


Analog Electronics stuff...
Including a GREAT article on Capacitors,
dB's and Watts, and other stuff


the "Stupidest Things I've Heard" page


My Photo Gallery of Various Tape Recorders and Consoles
Promo Materials - Sales Brochures - Ads - pics
plus other Vintage and rare goodies !


Audio Snake-oil   ????




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