Its called "Printable flat back" or just "flat Back" comes 1/2" and 1" that ive used.
Has a white matte finish to write on. Doesnt work to well with pencil but any pen or marker works great, sticks but is removable with no goo left behind.
I use it on the mixer strip to id mic's and the such.
--- On Mon, 3/14/11, Tom Fine <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> From: Tom Fine <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: [ARSCLIST] Scotch brand write-on tape
> To: [log in to unmask]
> Date: Monday, March 14, 2011, 5:51 AM
> Is this the latest iteration of
> Scotch's long-used "console track ID writing tape"?
> The old roll I have that's running out, circa 1980's, says
> on the inside of the cardboard center, Scotch Brand Core
> Series 2-4600. Nothing comes up under that info searching
> 3M's website now.
> What I'm looking for is white write-on tape that doesn't
> leave glue residue when it's pulled off and doesn't take
> paint with it. The use is to market mic/track id's on a
> recording console. The Scotch tape is also perfect for
> covering up old writing on tape boxes and writing new
> information. It doesn't dry out and peel off or leach glue
> into the cardboard like other tapes and stickers. Oh, and
> it's also just as effective as the day it was made 30-ish
> years later.
> So is this magic tape type made anymore?
> -- Tom Fine