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Funniest phone call ever, tape machines
Old 5th September 2009
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Funniest phone call ever, tape machines

Ok,
i phoned a rental company, who does this since more than 30 years, cause i wanted to get a 16 track 2"
i phoned with the boss, not a joung guy with no experience (nothing against young guys...)
they don´t have this anymore...ok

- why do you want to get tape?

me: i like the sound

- why?

me: bla bla......

- mmh, okay, what are your converters?

me: alphalink, ua2192

- mmh, ok, let´s see.... i think you need RME converters!

Cheers!
Old 5th September 2009
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in Holland?
Old 5th September 2009
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nah, i´m not from there
i won´t say where i phoned, i think it´s better to keep this "secret"
Old 5th September 2009
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Funny too ....

A customer once called me.

C:
We want to use your master tape recorder!

ME:
OK what do you want to do with it.

C:
Does it runs on different speeds?

ME:
YES it does.

C:
Can we vary the speed for tape like slow down effects.

ME:
Yes you can get this in the cutting mode!

C:
I think this is not the right place for what we want!!
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