RE: DVD rewinders

Rick Faaberg (rickf@nwresd.k12.or.us)
Sun, 1 Apr 2001 15:20:28 -0700 (PDT)

Hey Jim!

Look at the calendar!

8^)

Rick

> ----------
> From: Jim Scholtz
> Reply To: videolib@library.berkeley.edu
> Sent: Sunday, April 1, 2001 3:07 PM
> To: Multiple recipients of list
> Subject: Re: DVD rewinders
>
> I'm mystified - DVD is a 4 3/4 in. optical disc. It does not need to be
> rewound. Play automatically starts at the center (track 0) unless the DVD
> player/operator has programmed it differently. What type of DVD are you
> talking about - perhaps digital audiotape? Jim Scholtz.
>
>
> At 02:31 PM 4/1/01 -0700, you wrote:
> >Hi all,
> >
> >I'm wondering if anyone on the list knows where I could get hold of some
> DVD
> >rewinders. As with our VHS tapes we're having a lot of DVDs returned
> half
> >or fully played but not rewound. "Be kind please rewind" stickers do no
> >good and lots of patrons are ticked off because they're having to rewind
> >first. So I thought I'd outfit the branches with some DVD rewinders, but
> >darned if I can find any--none available from the usual AV supply
> sources,
> >and amazingly even RTI neglected to include a rewind feature on their new
> >DiscChek machine. I can't figure out why these things haven't shown up
> yet,
> >but I guess VHS rewinders weren't too common in the early years of that
> >format either. Anyway, if someone can point out an obvious ordering
> source
> >I've overlooked, I'd appreciate it.
> >
> >Thanks.
> >
> >
> >
> >Peter Cartford
> >AV Librarian
> >Johnson County Library
> >Overland Park, KS
> >
> >
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