Mitsumi Transport-loading CD

From: Eric Dittman <>
Date: Wed Jan 29 13:40:01 2003

> IIRC, the first CD-ROM drive that Radio Shack carried was a relabeled
> Mitsumi trasport loader (a top loading drive that slid most of the drive
> in and out of a holder to get access to it) It was hailed as a major
> breakthrough in price reduction.

I had one of those drives, but I didn't purchase it at Radio
Shack. The drive was about 0.7X, I think, but it was a lot
less expensive than any other drive that was available at the
Eric Dittman
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