At 01:32 PM 2006-12-23, Don Chichester <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>While on this subject, I have been trying (vainly) to replace my one drawer
>CD component player. Mine seems no longer to read CD-Rs. But can I find
>one? Tried Circuit City, Best Buy, and (cough) Radio Shack. Plent of
>boom-boxes, but no CD players. Is this a trend???
Yes...I noticed it several years ago before leaving the U.S. in
mid-2004. It is the same here in Canada from the limited looking that
What's worse, is that Sony discontinued the CDR-W33 CD writer which
was one of the joys of simple digital conversions.
My kids use cheap DVD players as CD players but they lack the
displays and really need a TV which is not going to happen in the
kids' rooms for a while.
Richard L. Hess email: [log in to unmask]
Aurora, Ontario, Canada (905) 713 6733 1-877-TAPE-FIX
Detailed contact information: http://www.richardhess.com/tape/contact.htm
Quality tape transfers -- even from hard-to-play tapes.