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Drag the red marker over a paper towel while rotating it. Do it a few times over a day or two. The rough absorbent surface will help remove the black flakes of pigment.


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If by "get too soft" you mean the eraser is becoming somewhat denatured to a more gooey state, I'd look for a substance in your environment that might be commonly getting on your eraser, such as perhaps hand lotion, air freshener spray particles, specially treated paper, etc., that could be interacting with the eraser's physical structure somehow. ...


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Non-latex rubber bands are suppose to last longer. You can find them online and at some brick-and-mortar stores.


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Has anyone considered storing your rubber bands in a refrigerated jar covered in mineral oil to keep them fresh and pliable?


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Treasury tags or India tags: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Treasury_tag Paper fasteners with washers, sometime sold with hole punch:


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I would recommend a handbag/purse hanger and a paper clip. Basically just place the unfolded hanger onto the table’s edge, hang up your headphones. No holes, no damage, can be moved as needed. You can slip a paper clip on the hook part and use it to hold the cable. It can easily be bent a bit so that it prevents the cable from dropping and still be ...


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