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I am aware, but iirc error tests with e.g. CD-DVD Speed show the CMC Mag disks are less robust than the Japanese manufactured ones, though the formula is the same. This may have affected long-term longevity somewhat too but it's only been a couple of years, so it's hard to know for sure. In any case the theme in this thread seems to be 'dye matters, and proper storage matters quite a lot as well'.
I should have mentioned that they are still available though and are still probably your best bet.

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From: Lou Judson <[log in to unmask]>
Sent: Monday, May 14, 2018 03:33 PM
To: [log in to unmask]
Subject: Re: [ARSCLIST] CD-R life

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> TY formula still available:
> <https://www.amazon.com/CMC-Pro-Powered-Technology-Watershield/dp/B000LUC8WW>
> <http://www.microboards.com/blank-media/cmc-pro-media/cmc-pro-cd-r-media>
> search for TY CDrs for more info.
> I won’t use anything else, until forced to.
> <L>
> Lou Judson
> Intuitive Audio
> 415-883-2689
> 
> On May 14, 2018, at 12:07 PM, Mickey Clark <[log in to unmask]> wrote:
> 
> > I save the audio as NRG (Nero) then burn the disc from that. If the disc is problematic, I simply burn another one. As someone who has gone through a fire, I found that the hard drive is the safest place for a backup. I had some flawed Ritek CDRs and switched to JVC-Taiyo Yuden I haven't had a problem with them but now unavailable-Mickey
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