So my minidisc deck started acting foolish last week. About every 4 tracks it would start skipping around and throwing “Retry failed” errors. So I knew I was going to have to replace it, and I found one on eBay (MDS-PC2) that hooks up via serial port to be a remote control. The software is Win95/98/ME only so it was perfect for .



• Pentium III (Slot 1) @ 515 MHz
• 512 MB PC-100 RAM
• 3dfx Voodoo 3 (AGP)
• Creative Soundblaster Audigy 2 ZS w/ Front Panel
• Philips CD-RW (16x)
• Newq Platinum 5.25" EQ/Visualizer/FM Radio Panel
• Sony 17" VGA LCD
• Roland MA-8 Micro Monitor speakers
• Windows Millennium Edition

Minidisc Deck:

• Sony MDS-JE510

Tape Deck:

• JVC TD-W503

Reel to reel player:

• Teac A-1600


• Emerson VCR755


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