DECTapes on eBay - MADNESS??!?

Dave McGuire mcguire at
Tue Oct 13 09:26:42 CDT 2009

On Oct 13, 2009, at 9:39 AM, Philipp Hachtmann wrote:
> I watched the following auction, just for curiosity:
> Now it has ended. The 12 tapes went for $430!!!
> None of those has an original DEC label. Is there anything  
> extremely important on them?
> Or are DECTape reels rare, uncommon and valuable?
> Any ideas?

   "Madness"?  No, more like "DECtapes are impossible to find, and  
since people need them for their classic machines, they're willing to  
pay real money for them".


Dave McGuire
Port Charlotte, FL

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