Why do my old tapes stick or squeal when I try to play them?

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July 27, 2022


The most probable cause is the binder hydrolysis. This is a chemical breakdown of the tape, usually due to interaction with moisture in the air over a period of time. The result is a sticky residue on the surface of the tape. The problem occurs because the tape has been stored in an area that […]

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