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My friend Adri has been accepted to UBC’s library school! Please help pitch in to help with her tuition. https://www.gofundme.com/Adri4UBC
@karobit Now that I've got it home, I'm really looking forward to hooking it up to a MUSE decoder!
@ninjawedding The tray needed replacing, but thankfully I was able to get a replacement. Everything else seems fine. It was serviced by a Pioneer tech just last year so it was in generally solid shape!
Just came across a video capture of a logo sequence from a Hi-Vision disc. Shocking to realize HD could look this good in 1994! https://youtu.be/-3wTaixrdB4
@ajroach42 Yeah, probably pricey. :/ The LD player I'm replacing this with cost me a lot to ship from another country.
MAME supports using an emulated SCSI CD-ROM with Apple IIGSs now! It’s the first emulator to support it. http://rbelmont.mameworld.info/?p=1360
@ajroach42 Vancouver, BC.
@wxcafe Hahaha. 😅 It is a very me thing, huh.
I should probably explain this, huh? This is a MUSE decoder - a device to decode an obsolete HD signal from a standard use in Japan from 1989 to 2007. This device takes in encoded MUSE and outputs 1030i via YPbPr. There were a few home formats that used MUSE - mainly Hi-Vision laserdisc and W-VHS. Song also produced professional analogue HD video equipment under the name HDVS.
@andrewjbtw I feel like that's 100% reasonable in a case where you can be confident either in knowing what's coming in, or have your own identification workflow.
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