If they're BetaCam, they could indeed be useful. I know someone in Toronto who was
looking for a home for some (ex CBC-TV)....in fact he was also offering hundreds of
5- and 7-inch empty tape reels. No shipping, no delivery, come 'n' get 'em (he's
not mobile at the moment). No idea if he's unloaded them by this time.
"Richard L. Hess" wrote:
> Interesting comment - I think the tapes are BetaCam considering the
> source, not BetaMax, but you could be right, I didn't ask. The guy I
> got it from runs in broadcast circles.
> At 10:59 PM 10/22/2005, you wrote:
> >I just dumped a few hundred of the things last month, clearing out my father's
> >basement. On the off chance that there are still two people left in the world
> >who might still use Beta, I suppose it's worth posting........
> Richard L. Hess [log in to unmask]
> Aurora, Ontario, Canada http://www.richardhess.com/
> Detailed contact information: http://www.richardhess.com/tape/contact.htm