A Device for Cleaning Both Sides of a Magnetic Tape
Publication Date: 2005-Mar-10
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Magetic tape cleaners use a dry-wiping method. Two problems are associated with the current cleaner designs: 1) they are only capable of cleaning the magnetic (front) side of the tape; and 2) it is possible for debtris captured on the cleaning ribbon to be redeposited on the tape.