Whatever happened to that guy from California anyway? Did anyone ever figure it out? I believe his name was Richard. Joe Salerno Video Works! Is it working for you? PO Box 273405 - Houston TX 77277-3405 http://joe.salerno.com ----- Original Message ----- From: "Graham Newton" <[log in to unmask]> To: <[log in to unmask]> Sent: Wednesday, January 28, 2004 9:58 AM Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] Superior disc cleaning technology > Richard Warren wrote: > > > Perhaps you missed the last go-around on the ARSC listserve about cleaning > > records. > I've been on the listserv from the beginning, so I have seen all the > exchanges, and my mind still boggles at the misinformation passed about like > bubblegum at a high school picnic! > > > Please understand that I have no bad feelings about the Keith Monks > > machine, examples of which I've seen at work since soon after the first > > ones were imported; it appears well made, effective, and very expensive > > (though I have to suggest that you've come very close to outright > > advertising, something that's supposedly a no-no on the ARSC list, in > > stating facts about it -- but at least you acknowledge being a dealer). > You apparently missed the fact that audio restoration is my business and I > bought a Monks machine as a user for my restoration suite a few years ago. > > I was so impressed with its performance that I contacted Monks and asked him > for the agency for North America on the tail end of the debacle with the > guy in California. > > THAT is how I became the sole supplier for the Archivist machine, coupled > with the fact that it was designed to meet my requirements with dual > chemistry and 16 inch record capacity. > > > Probably I'm just a cheap old Yankee, but I keep thinking how much fluid > > and how many cleaning pads I could buy for the price of a machine, any machine. > Carry on McDuff... far be it from me to try and change a closed mind. > > But, if you make it to the ARSC/SAM conference, at least see the demo that I > will be doing... it'll be good for a laugh if nothing else! > > > > > ... Graham Newton > > -- > Audio Restoration by Graham Newton, http://www.audio-restoration.com > World class professional services applied to tape or phonograph records for > consumers and re-releases, featuring CEDAR's new CAMBRIDGE processes.