This brings to question the "management" of ARSC persistence in using an
inept service. Toleration of on-going governmental incompetence (pardon the
redundancy) is an abrogation of citizenship..
On Mon, Mar 15, 2010 at 2:47 AM, Dan Nelson <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> 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
> > website.
> > >
> > 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
> > supposedly-
> > rejected messages ALWAYS show up on the list...?!
> > So when y'all gonna FIX this...?!
> > Steven C. Barr