Re: TV/VCR Combinations

Ron Saska (
Fri, 11 Jul 1997 08:07:15 -0500

Kristine R. Brancolini wrote:
> The Education Library on campus needs to replace a couple of TVs and
> VCRs. The librarian is considering TV/VCR combinations. I have never
> bought one and was wondering if any of you have experience with this
> playback option. Please share your recommendations with me, regarding
> using TV/VCRs in general and then makes/models you liked or did not
> like. If you would like to reply to me privately, I would be happy to
> summarize for the list. Thanks!
> Kristine Brancolini
> Indiana University Libraries

I have never purchased this combination because we have found that vcr's
tend to break down frequently while televisions do not.  Repair is
easier when the vcr unit is stand-alone and if replacement is necessary
the replacement of the vcr alone is less expensive for us.

Ronald Saska Jacksonville State University Jacksonville, Alabama