Re: DVD Opener

Gary Handman (ghandman@library.berkeley.edu)
Wed, 31 Jul 2002 23:18:00 -0700 (PDT)

arrrrrgh! You ARE ABSOLUTELY RIGHT, Robert...

I had forgotten that what we ordered was a CD opener...not a DVD opener
(the latter which, by the way, I've never seen or come across).

Thanks!

gary

At 05:29 AM 8/1/2002 -0700, you wrote:
>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
>
>--
>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
> > >
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> > >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

Gary Handman
Director
Media Resources Center
Moffitt Library
UC Berkeley
ghandman@library.berkeley.edu
http://www.lib.berkeley.edu/MRC