Give Kodak credit.."We try asbestos we can."
RA Friedman wrote:
> -----Original Message-----
> From: Kodak US [mailto:[log in to unmask]]
> Sent: Tue 6/21/2005 2:24 PM
> To: RA Friedman
> Subject: RE: Other (KMM713792V71851L0KM)
> Dear Mr. Friedman,
> Please excuse the delay in responding to your most recent inquiry
> regarding the drive belt on the KODASCOPE Model G II 16 mm Projector.
> Regrettably, all service and manufacturing documentation was disposed of
> some years ago.
> I have conferred with one of our engineers who advised that back in the
> "olden days" many belt manufacturers either made belts of cotton or
> fabric, or reinforced rubber belts with fabric. He had never heard of
> rubber belts being asbestos impregnated.
> We hope this helps!
> Barbara Hanrahan
> Kodak Information Center
> RA Friedman, Archivist
> Freedman Jewish Music Archive
> University Of Pennsylvania
> Webmaster, Yiddish-American Digital Archive
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