Different tape brands will


Different tape brands will wear off bits of the tape in different ways. If you keep changing brands, chances are your camera or deck will get all gunked up and you’ll start seeing glitches on playback or during recording. Try and stick with one brand the entire time (I use TDK because they are cheap, I can get a 10 pack for $25) and if you have to change brands for some reason, clean your tape heads before doing so.

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