Its an 8-Track Tape Player, Baaabbby

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    I plugged it in the other day and barely got any noise out of it. Too bad, I was hoping to sell it on E-Bay for some big money. It came from my mom's house.

    rudezindel, gish700, John McNab, and 5 other people added this photo to their favorites.

    1. Helen Gibbon 87 months ago | reply

      Looks like something that dropped off a NASA lorry!

    2. winglessangel383838 87 months ago | reply

      NO way! What a cool find!

    3. kerrins_giraffe 87 months ago | reply

      I barely remember these. Just at the edge of my memory.

      Seen in my contacts' photos. (?)

    4. ScarletPeaches 87 months ago | reply

      that's too bad

      my Panasonic Dynamite 8 still plays like a dream.

    5. !Kengaroo 87 months ago | reply

      Ahhhhhh the old 8 track, I can remember when my dad had the fancy new 8 track in the car all those years ago.

    6. katieb50 87 months ago | reply

      I remember these also! Showing my age!

    7. Randy Son Of Robert 87 months ago | reply

      !Kengaroo - My first car (A 1977 Toyota Celica coup) had an 8-track in it. I learned to drive the stick to the sounds of the B-Gees while vacationing in Palm Springs with my dad.

    8. mquest foto 87 months ago | reply

      it looks like a robot head.

      Seen on your photo stream. (?)

    9. Hayley[♥...] 87 months ago | reply

      do you know how old that is?????

    10. Randy Son Of Robert 87 months ago | reply

      Smosh lvr - I would bet this is about 30-35 years old. Probably made in the 1970's.

    11. blamstur 87 months ago | reply

      Now, there's a flash from the past! Thanks.

    12. mreinick 87 months ago | reply

      That is so groovy. I bet you could still get some $ for it, even not functional.

    13. Island Capture (aka Silverph or psilver) 87 months ago | reply

      Cool! Nostalgia! Looks like a robot's head!

    14. Kevingeisha07 [deleted] 79 months ago | reply

      Hi, I'm an admin for a group called Historic 8-track tapes and 8-track tape players., and we'd love to have this added to the group!

    15. Teraforce88 70 months ago | reply

      Man, your aquatron is in mighty fine cosmetic condition! Too bad it doesn't work.... maybe you could still sell it for parts?

      I just put a new belt in my aquatron today, so I can now enjoy 8-tracks for the first time in my life! BTW, the 8-track motor in my aquatron states "21 Aug 72", so the aquatrons would've been made at least during the early 1970s.

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