What is a VHS tape?

Answer VHS videotape was developed for the home video market in 1976. VHS tape is used in camcorders, for home recording connected to a broadcast signal and for video rental or purchase.NameThe letters VH... Read More »

Top Q&A For: What is a VHS tape

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!

Does Skateboard Tape Work as Well as Gun-Grip Tape?

On One Hand: Skateboard Tape Costs LessSkateboard tape is less expensive than gun-grip tape. Both tapes grip very well. They wouldn't sell any if it didn't work. If cost is your only concern, skate... Read More »

How to Remove a Stuck Tape From an Auto Tape Deck?

Cassette tape decks are largely automotive relics nowadays, long replaced by CD players, which themselves are starting to get supplanted by MP3 and satellite radio players. Still, there are a consi... Read More »