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    OK, thanks, Kazooman. My Echolette looks like...

    OK, thanks, Kazooman. My Echolette looks like this (attached). I put in a silicon type bridge rectifier (KBPC50-10) in place of the selenium bridge rectifier with a 250 ohm resistor in series with...
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    The pictures that were in this thread.

    The pictures that were in this thread.
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    Mecaso posted a picture of one with a black...

    Mecaso posted a picture of one with a black roller on the tension arm here:
    https://music-electronics-forum.com/showthread.php?t=24634&page=4

    My Echolette doesn't have a lot of PC boards in it.
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    Does anyone have copies of Kazooman's pics from...

    Does anyone have copies of Kazooman's pics from this thread? I found one of his from another thread using archive.org.
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    I found this while googling Echolette and Toynbee...

    I found this while googling Echolette and Toynbee to find this thread.

    Popular Music and Instrument Technology in an Electronic Age, 1960-1969
    Farley Miller...
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    OK, happy Thanksgiving.

    OK, happy Thanksgiving.
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    Most of the time, I used the schematic attached. ...

    Most of the time, I used the schematic attached. I think I covered most of what I did with the electronics in other posts in this thread. I found a lot of information on the internet including...
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    The black ones were on my Echolette.

    The black ones were on my Echolette.
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    It looks like two of the original black rollers...

    It looks like two of the original black rollers are thinner than the tension arm roller (see pics). I tried replacing the two thin black rollers with polyurethane rollers which are about the same...
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    Various rollers The Echolette comes with three...

    Various rollers

    The Echolette comes with three solid rollers like the one shown in the pictures. One of the black rollers is shown with some metal and polyurethane rollers. The metal and...
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    With the emery paper why would you want to use 80...

    With the emery paper why would you want to use 80 after 120 when 80 is courser than 120? The capacitors are hard to get to, too.
    https://homeguides.sfgate.com/emery-cloth-vs-sandpaper-96632.html
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    Recording, '50s Style...

    Recording, '50s Style
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Q-scxybnp0

    http://www.rickresource.com/forum/viewtopic.php?f=5&t=415855

    Replacing Selenium Rectifiers attached
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    So how do you feel about analog vs. digital and...

    So how do you feel about analog vs. digital and tubes vs. transistors?
    The tape heads seem to work. I connected it to an amp and spoke through a mic connected to it and all tape heads work. It...
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    I said the motor works in the first post. When...

    I said the motor works in the first post. When working on the Reverbatape I found that I had to replace the electrolytic capacitors (129 and 132 in the schematic) in the power supply to get the...
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    Does anyone know if this would work for replacing...

    Does anyone know if this would work for replacing the 47 uf bipolar motor capacitor? The cap in the Echolette reads higher than 47 uf on the cap tester I have.
    ...
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    Schober Reverbatape Kit winning bid $14. It...

    Schober Reverbatape Kit winning bid $14. It looks like it came with extra tape loops which is something I need for mine.
    https://www.ebth.com/items/3660185-schober-reverbatape-kit
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    I need a control for it. In the youtube videos...

    I need a control for it. In the youtube videos you can see it in use with the Reverbatape. There was one for sale at edsgoodstuff.com and I tried contacting them twice to ask them if they take...
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    I found this on youtube. Schober Reverbatape...

    I found this on youtube.

    Schober Reverbatape RV3A w Minibrute 2
    https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2sZPuMWr7_w

    Schober Reverbatape RV3A with Minibrute 1...
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    I recently got a Reverbatape for $67 not...

    I recently got a Reverbatape for $67 not including shipping. It has some relatively simple transistor circuits (all pnp), maybe all germanium. I found this information in Electronic Musical...
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    How about 6 mm ID 19 mm OD and 9 mm width?

    How about 6 mm ID 19 mm OD and 9 mm width?
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    How about something like this?...

    How about something like this?...
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    So you're saying they have ball bearings in them?...

    So you're saying they have ball bearings in them? They don't rattle like bicycle hubs and I thought they didn't have ball bearings. I tried holding one up to my ear and spun it real quick and I...
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    I'm waiting on some 6X20X6mm (20 mm OD)...

    I'm waiting on some 6X20X6mm (20 mm OD) polyurethane rollers slowly making their way through China. I put a 6X17.8X7mm polyurethane roller on the spring biased arm (idler pulley?) and it turns...
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    I bought 5 Neutrik Rean 3 pin DIN male connectors...

    I bought 5 Neutrik Rean 3 pin DIN male connectors for $1.370 a piece recently from Allied Electronics. The price was lower than most Ebay sellers and they shipped it fast. They fit in the 3 pin...
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    That glazing is more obvious after filing the...

    That glazing is more obvious after filing the bulges. I used a jeweler's file. I was thinking of filing the glazing off where the tape contacts it, but I probabbly need to be careful with it.
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    I tried putting some of that Rubber Renue on the...

    I tried putting some of that Rubber Renue on the pinch roller, but it doesn't seem to do much. I noticed there were some lines or deformations in the roller which caused some slight bulges on...
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    I tried googling "pinch roller refurb" and found...

    I tried googling "pinch roller refurb" and found some interesting links. I have some Rubber Renue and I'm going to try some more of that.
    one video I found:...
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    OK, thanks. Some pictures of the roller in my...

    OK, thanks. Some pictures of the roller in my Echolette. It doesn't look that bad. It seems to be harder than a new pinch roller.
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