Erase your audio and video tapes! One minute on, five minutes off.

PF 211 Hand Held Tape Degausser

The hand-held model PF 211 tape eraser is ideal for the low-volume user with a small quantity of tape. This convenient, easy-to-use machine will completely erase previous recordings in just seconds. Operation is simple. Hold your audio or video tape, push the button on the degausser and wave it over each side of the tape. The duty cycle is one minute on and five minutes off.

New and used units are shipped based on availability. We also recommend the Erase-O-Matic 1 degausser as a substitute for this degausser. Click on the Erase-O-Matic 1 Degausser, which erases most forms of VHS, SVHS, digital video, audio casettes and computer tape.

*Please note that this unit does not erase high-coercivity media, such as digital video, DLT, or LTO. A more powerful alternative is the Erase-O-Matic 1 Degausser, which erases varying forms of VHS, S-VHS, digital video, audio, mini-cassettes, and computer tape


  • 2300 gauss flux field erases tapes to like-new condition
  • Thermal fuse prevents overheating; resets automatically
  • Easy to activate on/off power switch
  • Rugged, comfort-molded ABS Cycolac case
  • UL/CSA approved
  • 115 VAC; 50/60 Hz power

Media Erased

  • Diskettes: 3 1/2" diskettes, floppy disks
  • Audio tape cassettes
  • Reel tape: 1/4" and 1/2" reels
  • IBM 3480 and 3490 cartridges
  • DC 600, DC1000 and DC2000 cartridges
  • VHS videotape cartridges
  • Betacam videotape cartridges

Purchase Price-New $175.00
Purchase Price-Used $139.00
Gauss 2300


5.5 inches

140 mm


10.25 inches

260 mm


3.75 inches

95 mm


3 lbs

1.4 kg

Please note that commercial shipping in the contiguous United States is an additional charge. As international shipping and non-contiguous domestic shipping rates vary, we will provide a quote for your specific location upon receipt of your order.

Price: $139.00