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Re: [ARSCLIST] Unique 1/4" splicing tool...
wish I could see a pic
Industrial Video Services
PO Box 273405
Houston Texas 77277-3405
Richard L. Hess wrote:
I came into several 1/4" splicing tools that were custom (but well)
made. They provide uniform DOVETAIL splices for stereo. While the
dovetail is short, it does keep the image centred.
Essentially it's an aluminum splicing block with two grooves, one for
cutting and one for assembling.
A modified pair of pinking shears with a egg-shaped bakelite knob have
been mounted on it, providing the dovetail cut.
I believe that these were used to remove clicks from analog tapes as the
machines that came with them also came with 1/4" long "chevrons" that
had obviously been cut out with these blocks.
If anyone is interested in one or more of these, please let me know. I
have six, but want to keep one or two. They are not being offered free
but I don't want to advertise a price, either. I thought mentioning them
here would be better than putting them on eBay first.
Richard L. Hess email: richard@xxxxxxxxxxxxxxx
Aurora, Ontario, Canada (905) 713 6733 1-877-TAPE-FIX
Detailed contact information: http://www.richardhess.com/tape/contact.htm
Quality tape transfers -- even from hard-to-play tapes.
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