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Old 26th December 2003, 08:03 AM   #1
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Default Arcam 70.2 or Philips CD880 as Transport?

Hello everyone. Seasons Greetings!

Was seeking opinions on which unit , Arcam delta 70.2 or the
Philips cd880 would be better for use as a transport.

Stock and modifying potential.

If I recall correctly? the Arcam uses a CDM4 and the Philips a CDM1 mk2 mechanism.
Can they both read CDR and CDRW?

Advice welcome.
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Old 27th November 2004, 02:56 AM   #2
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Old 27th November 2004, 03:49 AM   #3
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Some of my cheap "Maggot Boxes" have trouble with CDs that I have burned. Granted, I use crap stock, and the lasers may be aging.

My CD-80 plays them, though.

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