Audio-Visual Collections | Expert Digitisation of Audio Tapes in Oxford UK

Audio Duplication at Oxford Duplication Centre

Audio Cassette Tape Transfers to WAV in Oxfordshire UK

Audio Visual Collections | Working with Archives, Museums and TV/Film Producers and Broadcasters.  

audio cassettes | micro cassettes | adat 8-track | shellac records | vinyl lps | domestic reel to reel  | ampex reel to reel  | dat audio tape | stenorette reels | cd ripping 

Our studio support clients from 1 audio tape to large archives that require ingestion, using professional machinery from Tascam, Sony and Revox to provide exceptionally high-quality audio outputs which adhere to the IASA guidelines

We offer output formats to Waveform Audio File Format (WAV, WAVE, Broadcast BWF) AIFF, MP3 or CD in formats 16-bit 44.1 kHz (CD) upto 24-bit 192 kHz

Our professional audio department is built around a Pro-Tools/Izotope injestion suite, that is set up to guarantee precise conversions and beautifully restored sounds. The final completion of your project will be provided on a USB, hard-drive, or on-line delivery service.

Magnetic tape has an estimated lifespan of between 10-20 years. No matter the brand, every tape will eventually deteriorate. Even if a tape is beginning to deteriorate (feeling sticky) there is a good chance we can save it through repair work and baking.

Clients include Langham Archivehttps://www.allsouls.org/ and Walter Hayes Archive https://walterhayes.co.uk/acknowledgments/

Please contact cheryl@oxfordduplicationcentre.com or call our studio 01865 457000 to discuss your project.


Corporate, Heritage and Consumer Audio Tape Digitisation

Output to Waveform Audio File Format (WAV, WAVE, Broadcast BWF) AIFF, MP3 or CD
16-bit 44.1 kHz (CD) upto 24-bit 192 kHz.  All prices exclude VAT at 20%
CASSETTE SERVICES PER TAPE 1+ 10+ 25+ 50+ 100+
Cassettes, Dictaphone, Mini and Micro Cassettes
Cassettes - upto 60mins 20.00 18.00 16.00 14.00 12.00
Cassettes - 90mins 22.00 20.00 18.00 16.00 14.00
Cassettes - 120mins 24.00 22.00 20.00 18.00 16.00
Tape baking per unit - if required 5.00
Tape repair per cassette- if required 5.00
1/4" DOMESTIC SERVICES PER REEL1+ 10+ 25+ 50+ 100+
Domestic reel to reel - upto 60mins 28.00 24.00 20.00 18.00 16.00
Domestic reel to reel - 90mins 30.00 26.00 22.00 20.00 18.00
Domestic reel to reel - 120mins 32.00 28.00 24.00 22.00 20.00
Domestic reel to reel - 180mins 34.00 30.00 26.00 24.00 22.00
Tape baking per unit - if required 5.00
Domestic spool diameters are 3.25", 5" and 7" with recording speeds of either 1 7/8 ips, 3 3/4 ips or 7 1/2 ips and usually quarter-track (4 track) mono or stereo.
1/4" HALF/2-TRACK SERVICES PER REEL1+ 10+ 25+ 50+ 100+
2-track studio master professional tape 7" 30.00 28.00 26.00 24.00 22.00
2-track studio master professional tape 10.5" 40.00 38.00 36.00 34.00 32.00
Prices include baking
Spool diameters are 7" and 10.5" half-track (2-track) stereo running at 15 ips or 30 ips.
1/4" MULTI-TRACK SERVICES PER REEL1+ 10+ 25+ 50+ 100+
4-track professional tape 10.5" 50.00 45.00 40.00 35.00 30.00
8-track professional tape 10.5" 60.00 55.00 50.00 45.00 40.00
Prices include baking
1/2" MULTI-TRACK SERVICES PER REEL1+ 10+ 25+ 50+ 100+
1/2 inch 2-track professional tape 60.00 55.00 50.00 45.00 40.00
1/2 inch 4-track professional tape 70.00 65.00 60.00 55.00 50.00
1/2 inch 8-track professional tape 80.00 75.00 70.00 65.00 60.00
1/2 inch 16-track professional tape 100.00 95.00 90.00 85.00 80.00
Prices include baking

SPECIALIST AUDIO POST PRODUCTION COSTS

POST PRODUCTION COSTS 30MINS 1HR 2HR 3HR 4HRS THEREAFTER
HOURLY COSTS 40.00 60.00 100.00 150.00 200.00 45PHR

Our offices are open Monday to Thursday 8am-4pm Friday 8am - 3pm

Our offices and large customer parking are located at the back of our premise, 29b Rear Part Banbury Road, Kidlington OX5 1AQ, behind the large green building attached, opposite Benmead Road.

Contact Us 01865 457000 or email cheryl@oxfordduplicationcentre.com