Or maybe just forget about the tape and drink the Everclear.
On Mon, Jul 7, 2014 at 1:43 AM, Jeff Willens <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> I had great luck using Everclear. Depending on which state you live in, you
> may not be able to get it. Used sparingly, it's never damaged acetate tape,
> or polyester tape for that matter. Dries quickly. And the bottle looks
> pretty cool in your studio too.
> On Sun, 6 Jul 2014 21:21:12 +0000, Bruce Whisler <[log in to unmask]>
> >Hello all:
> >I am working with an acetate tape from 1970 that has had some previous
> breaks and splices. It appears that splicing tape was not used, but
> possibly off-the-shelf adhesive tape was used and trimmed for width. This
> has resulted in some sticky goo adhering to the adjacent layers and the
> drags on playback, even though I have redone the splice with proper
> tape. Can anyone advise on how to clean off the sticky residue?
> >Bruce Whisler