At last – that is, at LONG last, I finally decided to have a go with some old tapes I bought for the Sony R2R. It turns out, just as I was advised, any tape recorded from a mono system will not play back properly on a stereo player.
For recording, there are the two left and right record buttons on the TC-280. But as this film shows, recording techniques vary, depending on what you’ve got in front of you.
Here’s the film for anyone who wants the lowdown: