How to Care for a VHS Tape?

Answer VHS Tapes always wear out a little bit every time when we play them. Here's how to care for them!Tape degradation can be broken down into several categories: time, storage, handling and use.Time: O... Read More »

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How to Care For a Cassette Tape?

Compact Cassette Tapes were introduced in the U.S. in 1964 (prerecorded Music Cassettes in 1966). Simple care can avoid many problems and keep your Tapes playing for many, many years.

How to Care for an 8 Track Tape?

8-Track Cartridge Tapes are an ingenious audio device for playing stereo music. They were invented & developed by Bill Lear, the inventor of the Lear Jet. They were introduced in September 1965. Th... Read More »

Would it be alright to restore a cassette tape by placing scotch tape in between?

Yeah, you can do that. I used to have a government job working with those large tape reels, and we were taught to splice the tape that way. Just line up both sides of the tape, cut it at a 45 deg... Read More »

How to Make a Handy Portable Tape Dispenser With Only a Pencil and Some Tape?

Have you ever been in a sticky situation (no pun intended) where you needed tape but never had any. This is the article for you!