IBM 9348 9-track tape drive

Dwight K. Elvey dwight.elvey at amd.com
Fri Jun 17 13:12:19 CDT 2005


>From: "Brian Knittel" <brian at quarterbyte.com>
>
>> ... I recently read that operators would rub a bit of nose oil on
>> the sticky or unreadable spot on the tape
>
>Is that the expensive stuff you buy in a little bottle,
>they call it Attar of Noses?

Hi
 This may have worked for reading but my experience is
that any finger or nose grease will make recording
fail on cassette tapes.
Dwight





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