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Re: [ARSCLIST] Adhesive tape survey
At 1/23/2007 04:10 PM, David Lennick wrote:
Hey..that stuff was a major upgrade for those folks who DID splice
with ordinary Scotch Tape when it first appeared in the 60s....
Back before satellites, the NPR tape duplication center had a "wall
of horrors" of tapes that had come back from stations. It included at
least one piece of tape that had been spliced with a Band-Aid (!). To
make matters worse, it wasn't just a normal splice -- the thing had
been wrapped all the way around the tape several times.