Reel to Reel Picture Gallery

Akai GX-1820
Akai GX-1820

This reel to reel and 8-track combo deck is an updated version of the original X-1820SD. Uses improved Glass & X'tal heads and better electronics (like no capstan sleeve required for switching speeds).

Akai GX-280D Reel to Reel Tape Deck
Akai GX-280D Reel to Reel Tape Deck

Super durable and top performing Glass & X'Tal (GX) tape heads.

Akai 1800L Reel to Reel Tape Deck
Akai 1800L Reel to Reel Tape Deck

Early reel to reel and 8-track cartridge combo deck from Akai. Followed by the X-1800SD and the GX-2800 decks.

Akai 1710W Reel to Reel Tape Deck
Akai 1710W Reel to Reel Tape Deck

Built-in amplifier and speakers.

Akai X-150D Reel to Reel
Akai X-150D Reel to Reel

Crossfield head designed allowed for improved high frequency response.

Akai X-200D
Akai X-200D

Improved on the earlier "X" series decks. No need to place a sleeve over the capstan shaft to change speeds.

Akai 260D Reel to Reel Tape Deck
Akai 260D Reel to Reel Tape Deck
Akai 4000DS MKII
Akai 4000DS MKII

Top performing deck in a smaller chassis size helped eliminate the common "I moved my deck now I have a hernia" complaint.

Akai X-1800SD
Akai X-1800SD

Reel to Reel and 8-Track Tape Combo Deck