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Re: error correction
When I worked at Apple Computer we actually tested microwaved CDs and
CDRs in Apple's CD-ROM drives. They didn't work. I believe that was
after a beer bust.
Also, I read somewhere about a guy who disables the muting function of
his CD players so he can listen to the sound while the laser skips
tracks. He said it was beautiful but I have my doubts.
4/13/99 11:42 PM Kim Flint (email@example.com) wrote:
>A guy I knew then who did this weird college radio show suggested
>microwaving the cds. I guess it makes lots of sparks before the plastic
>around the disk shatters, leaving spider webs of lines all over the cd
>surface. Probably that wreaks havoc on the poor cd laser. Never tried that
>one, as I would surely starve to death if I blew up the microwave.
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