Here's my latest faves:
They don't work very well on textured inkjet-printable surfaces, just smooth silver/gold. They dry
very fast. I'm a lefty, so if they were too smeary, I'd hate 'em. I've never timed it, but seems
like 30 seconds is more than enough time to slip a marked disc in an envelope.
-- Tom Fine
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From: "David Breneman" <[log in to unmask]>
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Sent: Friday, December 08, 2006 12:17 PM
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] The ways CD's and DVD's can fail.
> --- Tom Fine <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> I did switch to water-based pens a couple of years ago, once I
>> started doing more work for paying
>> clients. Any clients of mine on this list, rest assured no Sharpies
>> were used on your disc media I've done for you.
> Can you pass on some brands to look for? With all the ones
> I've tried, the ink just beads up and smears off. I've taken
> to writing with Sharpies around the outer edge (past the area
> that's recorded) or, with disks that are almost full, in
> the hub area (yeah, I have to write pretty small).
> David Breneman [log in to unmask]
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