WARNING: Clear QIC Tape Bands

Alan Perry aperry at snowmoose.com
Thu Jan 20 11:11:00 CST 2022

> On Jan 20, 2022, at 00:23, Christian Corti via cctech <cctech at classiccmp.org> wrote:
> On Wed, 19 Jan 2022, Jonathan Chapman wrote:
>> Just as a follow-up, I retensioned and read both tapes with clear bands this morning, and they're fine. Since they were parked, there shouldn't have been anything important there, and it looks like the removed oxide is staying on the band.
> What bands did you use/buy? I ask because the Baumgartens Plastibands aren't available in the required size (as if they are not produced any more).

I bought the assorted sizes pack (SF-7000, I think). Each pack had maybe 10 of the green ones I use in QIC tape carts, so I bought multiple packs and put the rest of the bands into household use.


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