Re: fixing broken cases...

Rick Faaberg (
Fri, 21 Apr 2000 12:24:06 -0700 (PDT)

On 4/21/2000 11:09 AM, Amy Cantu at may have written:

> This is my first post, so I apologize in advance for any mistakes.
> I'm curious about what you do when the housing to a videocassette is damaged
> but the tape itself is fine. Do you transfer the tape to new housing? Do
> you fix the original with salvaged parts from old cassettes? I realize this
> isn't necessarily a very practical use of time or resources, but I'm also
> wondering if it amounts to a violation of copyright. Any thoughts or
> suggestions on this topic would be appreciated.
> Amy Cantu,

If the tape and ALL factory labeling is transferred to a different housing,
I can't imagine why that would present a problem to copyright holders.