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...but is it professional?

Review | Sound On Sound, Feb 1991
Sony DTC55ES DAT Recorder

Sony's DTC55ES is their contribution to the first wave of domestic DAT recorders. Richard Aaron looks at what it can offer in a recording context.

A Bit Better?

Review | Sound On Sound, Oct 1990
Aiwa HD-S1 Portable DAT Recorder

As the prospect of DAT technology appearing in the high street approaches, Paul Ireson looks at Aiwa's new portable recorder.

Casio DA1

Review | Sound On Sound, Mar 1989
The Digital Master

Casio's DA1 is the smallest and cheapest Digital Audio Tape recorder on the market, and an ideal addition to any home studio. Paul Ireson swoons in its presence.

Casio DA7

Review | Music Technology, Feb 1991
Portable DAT Recorder

Casio's DA1 and DA2 Digital Audio Tape machines have helped put DAT into many budget studios. Tim Goodyer suggests that the DA7 will see it in a few more.

Digital Dream Baby

Review | Sound On Sound, Sep 1989
Casio DA2 DAT Recorder

Following hot on the heels of their DA1, Casio have now released the DA2 portable DAT recorder. Paul Ireson takes a look at what's new.

Do The DATman

Review | Sound On Sound, Jul 1991
Sony TCD-D3 DAT Walkman

It is often said that the best things come in small packages — and the new Sony DAT Walkman is no exception to the rule. Simon Sanders takes a look at this miracle of micro electronics and asks, "Can anyone lend me £650?"

Domestic DAT

Review | Sound On Sound, Jul 1989
Sony DTC M100

David Mellor compares the new Sony DTC M100 Digital Audio Tape recorder with the studio industry standard - the Sony DTC 1000ES.

Four-Headed Monster

Review | Recording Musician, Feb 1993
Sony DTC77ES Four-Head DAT Recorder

Four heads can be better than one — and they needn't tax your overdraft, as Derek Johnson discovers with Sony's latest DAT recorder.

Sony DTC-1000ES

Review | Sound On Sound, Oct 1987
Digital Audio Tape Recorder

After months of waiting, speculation and peering at display models hidden behind bullet-proof perspex screens, R-DAT has finally appeared in Britain. Are we all ready for digital recording yet or should we stick to the tried and trusted Revox? David Mellor looks at the first product from Sony, the DTC-1000ES, and gives it a taste of professional abuse.

Sony Portable DAT Recorder

Review | Sound On Sound, Jul 1988

DAT is beginning to take a firm hold in the studio market despite all the controversy. Ed Jones reflects on Digital Audio Tape and roadtests Sony's new TCD-D10 portable recorder.

Tascam DA30

Review | Sound On Sound, Sep 1990
DAT Recorder

Tascam's latest machine has all the features we have come to expect of a professional DAT recorder. Dave Lockwood assesses its performance.

Technics SV260

Review | Sound On Sound, Jun 1989
Portable DAT Recorder

As the market prepares itself for an influx of DAT recorders from the giants of the hi-fi world, Mark Jenkins takes a brief look at a new portable offering from Technics, the SV260.

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A New Master

Feature | Topic: Tape, Vinyl, CD, DAT | Music Technology, Jul 1990

With Digital Audio Tape becoming widely used for mastering, it's important to know how it differs from its quarter-inch predecessor and how it can benefit you. Vic Lennard acknowledges his new master.

Digital Recording - Part 1

Feature | Topic: Digital Audio | Electronics & Music Maker, Oct 1982
A New Landmark!

The first of a special two-part feature highlighting the dawn of a new era in audio recording.

Hands On

Feature | Sound On Sound, Sep 1991
Sony DTC1000ES

Following his guide to using the B77, David Mellor offers some basic advice for newcomers to the Sony DTC1000ES.

 

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