That is interesting as here I had on one project 114 reels. 113 were 406 and one was 206. I had to bake the 3M about 4x what I had to bake the Ampex. On 12/18/2015 5:53 PM, Tom Fine wrote: > Hi Jim: > > Just to be clear, are your sticky 3M tapes exclusively 226/227, or other > types? Thanks in advance. This is a very useful discussion! > > -- Tom Fine -- Richard L. Hess email: [log in to unmask] Aurora, Ontario, Canada 647 479 2800 http://www.richardhess.com/tape/contact.htm Quality tape transfers -- even from hard-to-play tapes.