1994-04-20 - Re: BEST Inc.

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From: Jeremy Cooper <jeremy@crl.com>
To: SINCLAIR DOUGLAS N <sinclai@ecf.toronto.edu>
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Message ID: <Pine.3.87.9404192138.A14839-0100000@crl2.crl.com>
Reply To: <94Apr19.203759edt.14786@cannon.ecf.toronto.edu>
UTC Datetime: 1994-04-20 04:35:26 UTC
Raw Date: Tue, 19 Apr 94 21:35:26 PDT

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From: Jeremy Cooper <jeremy@crl.com>
Date: Tue, 19 Apr 94 21:35:26 PDT
To: SINCLAIR DOUGLAS N <sinclai@ecf.toronto.edu>
Subject: Re: BEST Inc.
In-Reply-To: <94Apr19.203759edt.14786@cannon.ecf.toronto.edu>
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> A mag-strip may be copied from one card to another with a steady hand and
> a dubbing tape deck.  I'd hazard instead one could read the data into
> a computer via a sound card and edit it to taste.  Then drop it back on that
> or another card by the same method.

An even better device to use is an old 1/4" reel-to-reel tape deck.  Most 
stripes are exactly 1/4" long, and cassette decks are only 1/8".  You can 
splice a piece of 1/4" tape onto your card perfectly.  (After removing 
the pervious one).
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