Actually, no. I have had cases where the little pins were already broken
so the disc was wobbling around but I just replaced the tray. I was
always on the lookout for the Mobile Fidelity ones, but could never find
who made them. They have a latch that opens automatically when you open
the case. Much better design.
בתאריך 30/03/14 10:27 PM, ציטוט John Haley:
> Hello, Shai. But haven't you got jewel cases where there is a plastic blob
> left over from the manufacture in the middle of the surface against which
> the CD rests, guaranteeing a circular scratch on the CD, the kind that
> foils error-correction because it parallels the laser path?
> Best, John
> On Sun, Mar 30, 2014 at 4:11 PM, Shai Drori <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
>> Actually, a lot of thought went into the design. Granted it's not the best
>> I've seen ( that would be the one Mobile Fidelity used) but it did achieve
>> the main goal: hold the cd by the center hole, suspended so that nothing
>> touches the surfaces and be easy to remove when you press lightly on the
>> center. Again, I do not think it's the best they could come up with but at
>> the time it was very elegant. As for space, considering that a case can
>> hold two cd's that's 160 minutes of music. 4 Lp's would take up much more
>> בתאריך 30/03/14 9:40 PM, ציטוט John Haley:
>>> I have always been amazed that the same techno wizards who could bring us
>>> CD's and their digital prodigy got stuck with the jewel case for
>>> What a lousy, dumb design it is, from delaminating center holes to weak,
>>> easily breaking hinges, to space hogging on shelves, etc.
>>> John Haley
>>> On Sun, Mar 30, 2014 at 3:25 PM, Richard L. Hess
>>> <[log in to unmask]>wrote:
>>> On 2014-03-30 12:14 PM, Lou Judson wrote:
>>>> For the education of us ignoramuses who have never seen an SACD case,
>>>>> you link to an image of one or describe it with words?
>>>>> Like this?
>>>>> Hi, Lou,
>>>> I think, hinges and logos aside, the huge thing between CD jewel cases
>>>> DVD/SACD cases is that the original CD jewel case centre hole latch can
>>>> hard on dual-layer discs, potentially delaminating them upon removal from
>>>> the case.
>>>> -- Richard L. Hess email: [log in to unmask],
>>>> Ontario, Canada 647
>>>> 479 2800 http://www.richardhess.com/tape/contact.htm Quality tape
>>>> transfers -- even from hard-to-play tapes.
>> Shai Drori
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