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:?«?¤!@&##                §§§§ #####                ##&@!¤?«?:
~¤-??§?@§#                tape dream                #§@?§??-¤~
--=*¤%%§@#                #### §§§§§                #@§%%¤*=--
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^-=*§!#@§# for  storing  music on.  also  data  but #§@#!§*=-^
:?=&??#%@# at   this  point  in   time  that's  not #@%#??&=?:
.-=?¤§§###        really important i think.         ###§§¤?=-.
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=!=?&%§§§# &&&&&&&&   types   of    tape   &&&&&&&& #§§§%&?=!=
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.==:%??%§#            class i - bad iron            #§%??%:==.
~=«=?!§%##         class ii - good chromium         ##%§!?=«=~
~:~=%%@&@#           class iii - good iron          #@&@%%=~:~
:-=!!?@#@#       class iv - dangerous metals        #@#@?!!=-:
^-»&!&%§§#                                          #§§%&!&»-^
'?-!§§§&## rumors exist about  a fake class  v tape ##&§§§!-?'
'=-!%&§@##         that is actually useful.         ##@§&%!-='
~-»§:§@&@#                                          #@&@§:§»-~
^-»*¤!#§§#                && bias &&                #§§#!¤*»-^
¤:~*%!#%@#                                          #@%#!%*~:¤
:!«*¤%%%@# class  i  uses  one  hundred and  twenty #@%%%¤*«!:
~=»¤¤%§### micro-something  while  the  others  all ###§%¤¤»=~
:~»&?!@%## use    seventy   of   the   same   unit. ##%@!?&»~:
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-!-&&!##§# ?????????      aha     and     ????????? #§##!&&-!-
.?~§%%@§@#                                          #@§@%%§~?.
.?»?%?#§## class  iv  is apparently too  strong  to ##§#?%?»?.
~:«¤§!?#@# be  used  on class i  players.  it  will #@#?!§¤«:~
~~~?&?%### sound  too  lound   and  it  cannot   be ###%?&?~~~
':-&%!§#§# completely erased. this  is  very  well. #§#§!%&-:'
--»?:§@### maybe  some wonderful  blending  effects ###@§:?»--
^?«¤?!@%§#            could be achieved?            #§%@!?¤«?^
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-¤=§!&@@§# they also  gnaw at the tape  heads a bit #§@@&!§=¤-
:?=?§!§%## better   than   earlier    tape   types. ##%§!§?=?:
¤:«§!&#@§#                                          #§@#&!§«:¤
~-=&??@@@#                                          #@@@??&=-~
:~=?:%@#§# &&&&&&&&        artifacts       &&&&&&&& #§#@%:?=~:
=~~:&&?###                                          ###?&&:~~=
¤?»&:§%&§# good tapes  are decent  and have  a good #§&%§:&»?¤
':«§%?#&## high frequency presence,  bad tapes  are ##&#?%§«:'
=¤-§:!@&## lofi if not  outright bad. idk,  i kinda ##&@!:§-¤=
=?«?&%@&@#                 like it.                 #@&@%&?«?=
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.¤»&:!@### bias loss:  if you forget  the bias  who ###@!:&»¤.
~¤~§&§?%## knows   whats  even   on  there  anymore ##%?§&§~¤~
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.!»&¤??§§# flutter: kinda  quick pitch  variations. #§§??¤&»!.
.--??!?%## beautiful,   wonderful,   extraordinary. ##%?!??--.
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-!«?¤!?§@# wow: a slower  flutter, usually  several #@§?!¤?«!-
¤-~!¤&#%§# seconds long. what  up.  both  of  these #§%#&¤!~-¤
^-=¤:!%%## increase  when  tape   speed  decreases. ##%%!:¤=-^
:¤»¤:!@#@#                                          #@#@!:¤»¤:
¤!«¤§!§@## print through: tapes  rub sound on  each ##@§!§¤«!¤
.=~=??%#§# other  if  theyre  alone  for  too  long #§#%??=~=.
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