Reel to reel fans are in for some hi-end treats as UK distributor Absolute Sounds is adding Metaxas & Sins’ TR-X Tourbillon and Papillon reel-to-reel tape machines to its carefully curated product portfolio.
Founded by Kostas Metaxas and based in the Netherlands, Metaxas & Sins is renowned for the quality and originality of its design approach, with luxury collaborations stretching beyond audio equipment into pens, clocks and much more.
While prices are expectedly high, for many reel to reel tape represents the pinnacle of no-compromised analogue audio quality.
Prices and models
- TR-X Tourbillon 10.5-inch open-reel tape player: £46,998
- TR-X Tourbillon 10.5-inch open-reel tape player/recorder: £59,998
- TR-X Tourbillon stand: £9,398
- Lion battery box for TR-X Tourbillon: £3,200
- Pappillon Studio 15-inch open-reel tape player: £72,998
- Pappillon Studio 15-inch open-reel tape player/recorder: £89,998
- Pappillon Studio stand: £19,998