Re: DVD rewinders

Frank Landrum (flandrum@lane.k12.or.us)
Mon, 2 Apr 2001 12:06:30 -0700 (PDT)

Actually Peter, CD-ROM rewinders will work just as well on DVD. The only
problem is when they confuse the "D"s in CD and DVD and fast forward to the
end.
Frank

At 08:15 AM 4/2/01 -0700, you wrote:
>Peter:
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> Kudos! Well done! ;-)
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>MLR
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>Cartford@jcl.lib.ks.us 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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