c1978 WEM COPICAT "IC SUPER" MODEL
COURTESY OF JOHN BEER OF AMP-FIX,
An example fitted with the original tape
COURTESY OF DAVID BROCKLESBY, LINCOLNSHIRE, ENGLAND:
A modified example, with conventional tape
loop and tension bar.
Detail of the "Sound-on-Sound"
John Beer - "The SOS
switch turns off the erase section of the Z-Combo head, diverting the bias
signal to the record head while in SOS mode. When in normal mode, there is
no direct electrical bias signal sent to the record head, this is magnetically
induced from the erase section, due to the close proximity of both heads in the