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broken leader tape

Michiel Lexmond
Occasional Visitor

broken leader tape


The leader tape of my Compaq DLT 20/40 is broken. Does anyone know how I can get a new one. I have already taken the old one out, that's easy. Local repair says I have to buy a new drive ($1550) and the leader tape looks like a $2,- item!
Do computers realy make your life easier?
Vincent Farrugia
Honored Contributor

Re: broken leader tape


From there it costs $125 (!!)

Tape Drives RULE!!!