Havent you realized that our list is distributed by loc.gov and any screw up the govt has its hand in cant be fixed.... so live with it.
--- On Sun, 3/14/10, Steven C. Barr <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> From: Steven C. Barr <[log in to unmask]>
> Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] NOS magnetic heads are available!Ha> To: [log in to unmask]
> Date: Sunday, March 14, 2010, 7:28 PM
> see end...!
> ----- Original Message ----- From: "Art Shifrin" <[log in to unmask]>
> > I am reposting this because it was rejected by the
> evidently absurd criteria
> > of redundancy that 'rules' this list.
> > It happens (at least to me) too often. This contains
> useful information for
> > ANYONE who might need NOS audio heads
> > of various formats. IF it is again rejected,
> then I will desist from trying
> > tio share information with this list: instead
> > providing information only to specific posters.
> > Nortronics is no longer manufacturing heads, but a
> meaningful supply of them
> > in NOS condition is available from JRF
> > magnetics. John French purchased that inventory
> about a year ago. By
> > fortuitous circumstance, prior to that
> > sale I'd purchased what I was told were all of the
> remaining 8 track repro
> > heads. My intended use for them is in my
> > "AG440W": not to play tape.
> > However, one could be rather easily installed in a
> spare 440 head ass'y for
> > the purpose of playing such tapes.
> > Whatever wear the heads would endure playing tapes
> (that of course had been
> > extracted from their housings) would
> > be virtually nothing was compared to what wire does to
> them: especially be
> > cause they are the harder than usual
> > "Duracore" type.
> > JRF is located in Greendell, New Jersey. Their
> phone #s 1-973-579-5773.
> > Their fax #'s 1-973--579-6021. They have a
> Your ARSCLIST posts are NOT being rejected...!! This is a
> "bug" in the
> list...which sends out a totally phony "Your message was
> rejected" message
> as a reply to EVERY ARSCLIST post!
> I wot not if this isn't being fixed due to lack of
> ambition...or due to the
> ignorance of the list's "staff geeks"...?! In any case, the
> rejected messages ALWAYS show up on the list...?!
> So when y'all gonna FIX this...?!
> Steven C. Barr