Of course not. 

What I am telling you is that there were many flavors of DAT machines. Some
were professional, and some were not.

Parker Dinkins
Audio Mastering + Restoration

on 1/21/10 7:01 AM US/Central, Shai Drori wrote:

> Are you telling us that you're using a portable consumer dat for
> archival use? That does it, "OFF WITH HIS HEAD" ;-)