Re: FW: Communication breakdown: CDs aren't forever after all
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How could he be rubbing off the aluminum? There is a protective layer of
plastic over it. The aluminum is not on the surface. I have not experienced
this problem with any of my CDs, DVDs or Laserdiscs.
At 10:40 PM 7/27/2004 -0600, you wrote:
>Koster says he kept his CDs properly stored, away from direct light and inhttp://www.afhs.ab.ca
>a cool environment free of humidity. He backed up the CDs that began
>deteriorating a few years ago. They are now completely unplayable, he says.
>"On a few of them, the damage is so severe the aluminum can be rubbed off
>with your finger," he says.