[Tig] Clawless projector?
David C. Crosthwait
david at dcvideo.com
Sun Dec 6 03:36:27 GMT 2009
When I started at KCOP in Hollywood, they had the only 16mm cartridge
machine I'd seen outside of NAB. And it was still in operation when I
left in 1979. It was paired up with a TK 28. It recall that it chewed
up film at times. Wasn't nearly as friendly to commercials as the ACR
25 videotape cart machine, the true "cash register" for the station.
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>> No aspersions cast on my former RCA colleagues, but, what were they
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> That, plus the infamous 16mm cartridge machine RCA demoed at NAB, I think in
> the early 1980s. I took one look at that and said, "oh, that's never gonna
> This was kind of a "35mm slide carousel"-type projector, only with little
> boxes with short rolls of 16mm film for TV spots. I hope RCA never sold any
> of those.
> --Marc Wielage
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