Forum Topics and Comments by chandler0201

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In the past year I've noticed more tapes with typical "sticky shed" symptoms, or just refuse to rewind/play/fast forward in any machine. Some of these tapes...


In the wild or on Ebay/Amazon.

I find it interesting on various message boards and social media sites that some folks refuse to pay $10 for any tape (...


Looking to buy or trade for one. I have tons of VHS tapes to trade.


Forum Comments

[quote=CalzoneManiac]How in the hell can one find Star Wars 1982 rental for 50 cents like my friend...[/quote] I did the online equivalent of that, I snagged a...
Posted: 02/11/17
How the NFL conspired to hand the Patriots another Super Bowl (just kidding, sorta). Why its nearly impossible to find a working CED player that someone will sell...
Posted: 02/11/17

CalzoneManiac wrote:Are there any you would be willing to sell here

I usually sell through Ebay as that is better for both...

Posted: 01/27/17

I have a lot of what you are looking for on my Ebay page:

Posted: 01/25/17

CalzoneManiac wrote:I was asking if you guys had any fox boxes you wanted to sell

What are you willing to pay, and what...

Posted: 01/24/17

Fox Box, now that is a tough packaging series to collect, they usually are beat to hell after 30+ years, or sun faded, or cut up as a rental...

Posted: 01/23/17

Nivek wrote:I have been told many times to not use the rewind function of most VCRs. That it wears out the motor or some such thing...

Posted: 01/20/17

Interesting article, though again in my personal experience I've seen no difference in vertical vs horizontal storage.

They are right about leaving a tape...

Posted: 01/15/17

Honestly, I've done it all ways, I've even stacked them 10 deep for years and not had issues.

The big issue is temperature and climate. Not too hot/cold...

Posted: 01/14/17


No I definitely know what you mean there regarding magnetic tape destruction over time.

I was more curious if there was a pattern with...

Posted: 01/13/17