I don't know exactly, but color and chemical formula of TY dye always been
better than Mitsui in random test in various audio CD players. Also, some of
my Mitsui showed degradation process till nonreadeable (data) disc. Never
had such issue with TY.
----- Original Message -----
From: <[log in to unmask]>
To: <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Wednesday, April 26, 2006 12:13 AM
Subject: [ARSCLIST] TY vs Mitsui
> Here's a question for those who use cd-r for preservation.
> I have used Taiyo Yuden and Mitsui for the last 8 years. In that time TY
> has always come out of my burners with much better quality as demonstrated
> by a Clover Systems analyzer. My question is, if TY has a consistently
> better error rate than Mitsui, is there any reason for me to use Mitsui at
> all? I know the arguments for and against phthalocyanine. What do you
> all say?
> Leaning towards TY exclusively,
> Kevin Irelan