Re: DVD Opener

Robert Bratton (rb202@umail.umd.edu)
Thu, 1 Aug 2002 05:29:36 -0700 (PDT)

Hello all,

Unless I missed it. . . the opener I got at the VRT booth (a little round
blue contraption) is too small to open DVDs; it works great for compact
discs!

This item in the Demco catalog looks like it would do the trick, but I
have not tried it myself:

http://www.demco.com/CGI-BIN/LANSAWEB?PROCFUN+LWDCWEB+LWDC025+PRD+ENG+FUNCPARMS+ZZWSESSID(A0200):20186859940125739378+ZZWNAVPAG(A0100):PRODUCT+DATESEQ(A0140):8110281142

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Robert Bratton
Audiovisual Cataloger
University of Maryland Libraries

(301) 314-5637 (phone) / (301) 314-9971 (fax)

Gary Handman wrote:

> Hah! You obviously didn't attend ALA Annual, Darla! > > VRT was giving away just such a gizmo at our booth. > > VRT Exec: who has the openers...? Can we send one to Darla. > > Gary > > At 12:47 PM 7/31/2002 -0700, you wrote: > >This is a multi-part message in MIME format. > > > >--Boundary_(ID_cFNf/CdPzyoxeo6c0pMpkA) > >Content-type: text/plain; charset=us-ascii > >Content-transfer-encoding: 7BIT > > > >Hello, > > A co-worker told me that she once saw a tool for opening new DVDs > >offered for sale in a catalog, but couldn't remember which one. Does > >anyone know if this item exists, and where to buy it? I find myself > >struggling to open these packages, so any recommendation is welcome. > > Thank you, > > Darla Moore > > Rollins College > > > >--Boundary_(ID_cFNf/CdPzyoxeo6c0pMpkA) > >Content-type: text/x-vcard; charset=us-ascii; name=dmmoore.vcf > >Content-transfer-encoding: 7BIT > >Content-disposition: attachment; filename=dmmoore.vcf > >Content-description: Card for Darla Moore > > > >begin:vcard > >n:Moore;Darla > >x-mozilla-html:FALSE > >org:Rollins College;Olin Library > >adr:;;;;;; > >version:2.1 > >title:Acquisitions Supervisor > >fn:Darla Moore > >end:vcard > > > >--Boundary_(ID_cFNf/CdPzyoxeo6c0pMpkA)-- > > Gary Handman > Director > Media Resources Center > Moffitt Library > UC Berkeley > ghandman@library.berkeley.edu > http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC