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Stuck tape a stuck tape in a IBM 3580 tape drive. Unit display error code 6. Is there a trick to get the tape out.

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The tape won't come out when resetting the drive. Error 6 is serious.
To get out the tape you must open the drive. But IBM has a discription online (and in the user manual) how you can do this.

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