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post #811 of 1692 Old 09-09-2011, 09:46 AM
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They claim to be unlabeled genuine Sony product. They come with nothing printed on them in paper sleeves.

Got em here http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...m=270458130826

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They claim to be unlabeled genuine Sony product. They come with nothing printed on them in paper sleeves.

Got em here http://cgi.ebay.com/ws/eBayISAPI.dll...m=270458130826

ImgBurn will report the media ID, this ID + Google will tell you if it's high grade or not.

Again, doesn't matter much since if 6 months from now you have problems you can just cook off another copy.

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Destination Media Type: BD-R (Disc ID: MEI-T01-001) (Speeds: 2x)

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Here's Verbatim 50gb discs @ $4.70 ea (5 pack), free shipping :
http://www.ebay.com/itm/5-verbatim-b...item43a56c1cf7

Superior to Sony, IMO.

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Here's Verbatim 50gb discs @ $4.70 ea (5 pack), free shipping :
http://www.ebay.com/itm/5-verbatim-b...item43a56c1cf7

Superior to Sony, IMO.


OMG I got robbed! LOL.

Mine were free shipping too. MEI stands for Matsu****o Electronics. Do you think they make them for all of the brands that list the same code? There are a load of brands with that same code.

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I own those Verbatims (bought from that seller) and the code is :

Disc ID: VERBAT-IMd-000

As far as the MEI branding, I don't know.

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Google cracks me up. I did a search for the code and on the second page my post here showed up.

Check this out...

http://www.videohelp.com/dvdmedia?dv...arch=MEI...T01

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I downloaded DVD Identifier. It came back with this..
LL

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Ahhh I dont have a bluray burner. Would anyone be willing to burn this to a disc and Ill buy it off them?

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OMG I got robbed! LOL.

Mine were free shipping too. MEI stands for Matsu****o Electronics. Do you think they make them for all of the brands that list the same code? There are a load of brands with that same code.

Matsu****a is Panasonic.

https://secure.wikimedia.org/wikiped...iki/Matsu****a
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Ahhh I dont have a bluray burner. Would anyone be willing to burn this to a disc and Ill buy it off them?

-Kevin

ScubaSteve is selling copies...He took the link off the main thread for a while, but it is still active. You might should PM him and make sure he has time right now to make you a copy before you purchase one. Someone posted the link 1 page back.

http://www.avsforum.com/avs-vb/showt...3#post20899203

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The torrent is still "unable to connect to tracker" for me.

can anyone else please test it?

Thanks

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I need some help with the printing of the case graphic. What case is the original jpg intended for? The BluRay specific DVD case?

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The torrent is still "unable to connect to tracker" for me.

can anyone else please test it?

Thanks

Working fine here: 33 seeds / 48 peers
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My pc is out of commition for the next few weeks. Can someone burn me a copy of the disc with cover and all and I'll pay you for it?
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My pc is out of commition for the next few weeks. Can someone burn me a copy of the disc with cover and all and I'll pay you for it?

Weeks?! What did ya do, run over it with a steam roller?

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Weeks?! What did ya do, run over it with a steam roller?

basically.... I upgraded the video card and power supply and installed a SSD and bluray burner and I purchased a networking external HD. Then when I finally put it back together I was getting an error beep and blue screen. Spent like 2 days staring at it to figure out what it was. Turns out I broke a capacitor off the MB so now I need to order a new MB and rebuild the whole thing! I'll be super busy at my job from last week until the end of october so I just won't have any time to set aside for it. Whatever free time I do have will be spent with my son and maybe catching up on my netflix! I just ordered the compilation disc from steve as so maybe ill get a chance to watch that.
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Let me guess, you have no idea what the value of the cap is, so you can't put in a new one?

Tech support from the mobo company can't help?

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My pc is out of commition for the next few weeks. Can someone burn me a copy of the disc with cover and all and I'll pay you for it?

You can buy it direct from the guy who made it.
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You can buy it direct from the guy who made it.

He said he already did, in post # 832, just 2 up from yours.

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I'd like to order this, but I PM'd Steve to see if he was still selling with no response. Am I safe to paypal directly to the site? How long does it take to get the disc as of late?

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Brian: here is the site to order:

http://brdemo.chocolateboxphoto.com/

I used PayPal with no problem, disc came in about 10 days to NY.. hope this helps.

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Brian: here is the site to order:

http://brdemo.chocolateboxphoto.com/

I used PayPal with no problem, disc came in about 10 days to NY.. hope this helps.

Ok. Placed an order. Will update when it arrives.

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Ok. Placed an order. Will update when it arrives.

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The disc took 26 days to get to Australia, no complaints.
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Hey guys,

As per my post few pages back, i have now finished uploading this to Usenet as requested a while back .

Upload was done in just over 7hrs (remote location)

If you would like a guide on how to download form usenet, head over The Newsgroups Quick Start Guide @ SLYCK

You can download the NZB file nzb removed

I have included instructions in the upload about how to fix the pixellation issue that is minor as posted here.

For parity, only 5% was used but if you require more, just shout via PM or here.

A big shoutout to scubasteve for making the disc once again.

If you cannot download it due to ISP restrictions or otherwise, you can always purchase the disc including a cover from steve by visiting his site here

Enjoy everyone

Edit: First NZB was a fail post, reupping and will post proper FIXED nzb here, apologies for those who were getting an error

Edit2: Fixed and ready for download grab the nzb here
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This is great. I just have one question. Using your contrast pattern, my contast setting was several notchs off from my prior calibration using Spears and Munsil Blu-ray. Brightness was perfect. Anyone else notice this anomaly?

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Steve,

Thanks for the demo it arrived today and it is excellent. I appreciate all your hard work n effort as well as the input of all those involved great job!

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Tears of the sun could be a good surround one? Watching it right now lol

-Kevin

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Steve,

Thanks for your efforts - I loved v.1 and just completed download of v.2 this morning.

Do you by any chance have a mapping of filenames to clip names? For those of us who want to use the disk in XBMC or other non-bluray capable applications that would be very helpful. It's easy enough to review the video clips and determine the source film, but for the audio calibration clips I'm at a complete loss. Not sure if this is something you can trace back through the authoring software, but any help would be much appreciated!
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I can't find the link to download the torrent. May I know where it is?
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