Hack a Commercial Cassette Into a Recordable One

Introduction: Hack a Commercial Cassette Into a Recordable One

Got old cassettes kicking around? want to make the. recordable? Read on!

Step 1: Get the Cassette You Want to Wipe

Step 2: Wipe Cassette

take your magnet and run it across the tape

Step 3: End the Copy Protection

With your tape, locate the two holes at the top of your cassette, take some tape and cover it

Step 4: Done!

Enjoy your new recordable Cassette!

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    5 Discussions

    • The Inventor •

    Well I guess what you did is that you destroyed the info already in the tape to record another, but actually this step is not necessary.


    Reply 7 months ago

    It is if you don't want what was already on the tape. Without wiping it, whatever was on it will play after you recorded.


    6 years ago on Introduction

    Nice ,ible. I just thought everybody on the entire planet knew how to reuse cassettes like this. It just shows how old I am. I'm sad now :(