How to Care for an 8 Track Tape?

Answer 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 »

Top Q&A For: How to Care for an 8 Track Tape

Will an 8-track tape play on a stereo player?

An 8-track tape can be played only on an 8-track player. 8-track tapes and players no longer are being produced. However, they can be found on sites such as eBay.References:8 Track Heaven: FAQs

How to Care for a VHS Tape?

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 »

How to Care for Your Track Spikes?

Track spikes, shoes with removable spikes, are used for most track events as well as some cross-country races. The removable spikes are called pins and are usually made of metal or steel. The pins... Read More »

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.