Disc Makers Elite 1
Disc Makers introduces the Elite line of CD and DVD replicating systems. The Elite 1 offers full-service disc duplication and printing. It features an industry-leading 125-disc input; an onboard, 1,200 dpi, full-color inkjet printer; and Padus DiscJuggler software. And it can be upgraded to include a second drive. The Elite 1 can duplicate and print at least 12 CD-Rs or two DVD-Rs per hour. The system retails for $3,990 for CD, or $4,790 with DVD-R.
Disc Makers Elite Pro 1
The Elite Pro 1 CD-replicating system is a full-service disc duplication and printing system. It features 125-disc input; an onboard, 1,200 dpi, full-color inkjet printer, and Padus Disc- Juggler software. It can be upgraded to include a second drive. The Elite Pro 1 also has a built-in, Intel-based PC for turnkey duplication right out of the box. Available in CD or DVD models, the Elite Pro 1 retails for $4,790 with CD, or $5,790 with DVD-R.
7905 N Route 130
Pennsauken, NJ 08110
800/468-9353; fax 856/661-3450
HHB CDR 830 BurnIT Plus
HHB's BurnIT Plus CD recorder features balanced XLR analog inputs and outputs, with line/mic-input gain switching, balanced AES/EBU-compatible XLR digital input and output, word clock input and parallel remote input. Like the CDR 830, the 830 Plus features digital record gain and balance control, precision 24-bit converters, RCA analog I/O, coaxial and optical S/PDIF digital I/Os, and CD-Text as standard. An onboard sample-rate converter accepts frequencies from 32 to 48 kHz. MSRP: $649.
743 Cochran St., Bldgs E & F Simi Valley, CA 90365
310/319-1111; fax 310/319-1311
LaCie DVD Rewritable Drive
LaCie's DVD Rewritable Drive lets users record and share digital content on CD or DVD media. Encased in the new d2 design, LaCie's DVD Rewritable Drive can be positioned horizontally on the desktop, stacked in a separate desk rack or mounted in standard 19-inch racks. This multimedia drive is ideal for archiving digital audio and video, audio/MP3 compilation and personal backup. List price: $469.
22985 NW Evergreen Parkway Hillsboro, OR 97124
503/844-4500; fax 503/844-4508
Primera Technology Bravo
The Bravo CD/DVD duplication/printing system copies and prints 25 discs per job hands-free. It's available with one 40x CD-R drive or a DVD-R/CD-R combination drive that records DVDs at 2x and CDs at 8x. A 2,400 dpi printer creates full-color, photo-quality images directly onto the disc's surface. A robotic picking arm transports discs for complete unattended operation. CD version: $1,995 (MSRP); DVD version with Pioneer DVD-R/CD-R is $2,495.
Two Carlson Parkway North Plymouth, MN 55447
763/475-6676; fax 763/475-6677
SADiE CD-R Tower
The SADiE CD-R tower is a RAID-based Master CD duplication system, available in eight-bay and four-bay configurations for cutting multiple master-quality 1x CDs, as well as high-speed duplication. Features include on- and offline operation, and a built-in hard drive. In Online mode, the system can write CDs directly from the host SADiE DAW system; an Offline mode allows making CD copies without the need for a computer.
475 Craighead St.
Nashville, TN 37204
615/327-1140; fax 615/327-1699