Fostex E-16 Tape Recorder

Here is a vintage Fostex E-16 1/2″ tape recorder/reproducer. This particular example, serial number 0200470, is in near mint 100% all original condition and includes; the (2) original boxes, the original plastic protective sleeve, the original paperwork, the original rack ears, the original styrofoam packing inserts! This is a rare chance to buy an exceptional example, which was very lightly used in a small professional studio, and was meticulously maintained throughout its tenure.

This Fostex E-16 reel-to-reel tape deck features; 1/2″ tape, 16 tracks, 2 heads (erase, record/play) 15 ips tape speed, pitch control, fast wind time, 40Hz to 18kHz frequency response, and less than 1% THD. It includes all of the original accessories except for the owner’s manual, which is available via PDF online. It also includes a 8-channel RCA snake. This unit does not include 1/4″ tape.

E16, reel to reel, E 16, 1/4″, half inch