Question about Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Hello, I have found a Sansui DA-T550 music-system with AM/FM stereo tuner, integrated amplifier, cassette deck and turnable/gramophone (placed separated). It seems like the system is working OK. My problem is that I cannot find out how to switch from Phono to Tuner or Tape. Maybe I need an remote-control? I hope that some is able to help - thank you in advance.

Posted by on

Ad

1 Answer

  • Level 1:

    An expert who has achieved level 1.

  • Contributor
  • 1 Answer

Hi!

I have the same deck. Did it come with rammophone or are you using your own grammophone?
I have it with original grammophone and I don't need a remote control, I don't even have it. You just turn on your grammophone and it is automatic, just place the needle on record and it should switch and play automatically. That is if you have connected the wires right (two wires for sound, one for automation, all in the same area).

If you have separate grammophone, I am assuming you just need to place two wires into the separate phono channels and it should work. There is just no automatic detection, so you have to swithc to mono manually: There is a button on the right, beside Volume control "tape to CD" or something.

To play the tape, just simply push the play button on the bottom, should work, or you could try tape to cd button off and see if it detects automatically when tape is inserted.


Currently I have it taken apart and there is tape detection system apparent. Its quite automated reciever, which sucks, because all kinds of problems appear and it is difficult to fix.

On my Sansui, the tape player starts winding slowly when pressed play button. And the tape motor seems to be on always, even when the tape is not used, and the motor is really loud. --Need to find a solution to this problem. And I hate it switch to radio/FM every time the record stops. Plus the original grammophone doesn't work correctly, it is supposed to take off the needle when record reaches an end, but it just pushes the neelde to the holder... over the record..... "screeeeech".

Posted on Dec 08, 2010

Ad

1 Suggested Answer

6ya6ya
  • 2 Answers

SOURCE: I have freestanding Series 8 dishwasher. Lately during the filling cycle water hammer is occurring. How can this be resolved

Hi,
A 6ya expert can help you resolve that issue over the phone in a minute or two.
Best thing about this new service is that you are never placed on hold and get to talk to real repairmen in the US.
The service is completely free and covers almost anything you can think of (from cars to computers, handyman, and even drones).
click here to download the app (for users in the US for now) and get all the help you need.
Good luck!

Posted on Jan 02, 2017

Ad

Add Your Answer

Uploading: 0%

my-video-file.mp4

Complete. Click "Add" to insert your video. Add

×

Loading...
Loading...

Related Questions:

1 Answer

Sansui stereo remote


the above mentioned make and model # unit is a tuner, not a reciever, as a tuner, it's only function is to recieve radio signals, there is no internal amp, no selector switch for other components.

Apr 27, 2013 | Sansui Vintage Am/fm Stereo Tuner Tu-217...

1 Answer

Sony Amplifier, Sony CD Player, Sony AM/FM Tuner, Sony FM Stereo/FM-AM Receiver, Stereo Cassette Deck........I need to know how to connect all of these components so I can use the stereo system...........a...


Hello,
The actual task of hooking up a home theater may take a little time, especially if you are doing a custom installation with lots of separate components, but following 3 links have the basic principle of input and output...pls visit all and than you can easiliy connect all properly..
Take care and if it succeeds please Remember to rate/vote and give me 4 Thumbs Up
for Helping out the Community :)

Hope this helps!


-------
The Basics of Home Theater:
Sample Wiring Diagrams

http://www.prillaman.net/ht_info_8-wiring.html
--------------------------
Home A/V Wiring Diagram
http://www.unicom.com/blog/entry/521
-----------------------------
How Do I Hook Up My Home Theater?http://hometheater.about.com/od/hometheaterbasicsfaq/f/htbasicfaq7.htm

Jun 22, 2011 | Sony Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Amplifier - TA-AX380; CD Player - CDP-C40; AM/FM Tuner - ST-JX380; FM Stereo/FM-AM Receiver - STR-AV570X, and Stereo Cassette Deck - TC-W380.....all Sony. Very old system, do not have the manuals, they...


Since you have 2 receivers, you can either use the Sony STR-AV570X or the TA-AX380. You will need 3 Stereo RCA Cables to connect your CD Player, Tuner, and Tape Player. The speakers connect to the receiver you choose using the speaker input terminals.

Here is the diagram (click on picture to enlarge):

pctech1_71.jpg

Jun 22, 2011 | Audio Players & Recorders

2 Answers

I just bought a standard studio by fisher fm-600, do i need an amplifier to hook it up?


According to the picture of one on eBay it appears to be an old school stand-alone tuner so, yes, you need an integrated amp to drive speakers.

http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll?ViewItem&_trksid=p4340.l2557&item=110668824047&nma=true&rt=nc&si=DnF0oreD08pmu6sCzXTYLPJXs5Y%253D

The lack of speaker posts on the back and a volume control on the front are big clues that it has no amps.

Apr 23, 2011 | Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Aai have the following AKAI Audio Stereo System and no Idea how to connect them. Please help Akai Model AP-D210 turntable Akai model CS-F14 Stereo cassette deck Akai model AT-K110 Fm Am Tuner Akai...


In general, outs to ins.

If nothing else, get the manuals for the preamp and the EQ. You'll probably have to pay for them.

Google it.

Akai PR-A04 preamplifier << This is the control center and where everything comes together.

Akai AP-D210 turntable (ONLY to jacks that say "PHONO"
Akai EA-G40 Stereo Graphic Equalizer (in the Tape 1 Out/In set)
Akai CS-F14 Stereo cassette deck (in the Tape Out/In set of the EQUALIZER) *
Akai AT-K110 Fm Am Tuner (to the Tuner inputs)
Akai DT-100 Audio Tuner (to the Aux inputs)
Akai PA-W04 Amplfier (to the amp outputs)

* This will allow you to Equalize the Tape on the Record or the Playback side.

Read some audio magazines or websites. Get to understand Tape Monitor Loops.

Don't use excessive EQ.

Mar 17, 2011 | Akai Audio Players & Recorders

1 Answer

Sony Stereo System


Your in luck there is a user guide online that has all you need to know.Here is the link

Jul 30, 2008 | Sony TA-N9000ES 5-Channel Amplifier

Not finding what you are looking for?
Audio Players & Recorders Logo

Related Topics:

438 people viewed this question

Ask a Question

Usually answered in minutes!

Top Audio Players & Recorders Experts

 Grubhead
Grubhead

Level 3 Expert

5390 Answers

Donald DCruz
Donald DCruz

Level 3 Expert

17130 Answers

The Knight
The Knight

Level 3 Expert

75283 Answers

Are you an Audio Player and Recorder Expert? Answer questions, earn points and help others

Answer questions

Manuals & User Guides

Loading...