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Here:

 

http://www.amazon.co.uk/The-Mysterious-Cities-Gold-Adventure/dp/B00GYW2JNE/ref=sr_1_8?ie=UTF8&qid=1385931928&sr=8-8&keywords=mysterious+cities+of+gold

 

Ordered!   :cheer:

 

 

 

 

 

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I remember watching that as a kid. :grin:

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I've got, but never watched, the DVD set. Not sure the source material will up to HD standard. That's what I'll be telling myself anyway. 

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steve_1979 wrote:

I remember watching that as a kid. :grin:

 

Same.   :). It was my favourite programme.

 

 

 

 

 

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BenLaw wrote:

I've got, but never watched, the DVD set. Not sure the source material will up to HD standard. That's what I'll be telling myself anyway. 

 

I have the DVD set too, but mine is starting to wear, so I am looking forward to owning this one on Blu-ray.

 

 

 

 

 

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The new series is on Sky now too.   Smile

 

 

 

 

 

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gel wrote:
I have the DVD set too, but mine is starting to wear

That's the problem with contactless optical digital media. Do you make sure you rewind the discs after playing them? That can help reduce wear.

And so, on Feb 22nd 1966,...

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spiny norman wrote:

gel wrote:
I have the DVD set too, but mine is starting to wear

That's the problem with contactless optical digital media. Do you make sure you rewind the discs after playing them? That can help reduce wear.

 

Worn.   :).   It is pretty worn out, this is why I don't like DVDs!

 

 

 

 

 

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gel wrote:

It is pretty worn out, this is why I don't like DVDs!

Can you define what you mean by 'worn out' please?

Our oldest (and often most played) DVDs are still working as they did the day we bought them. 

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Can you define what you mean by 'worn out' please?

Our oldest (and often most played) DVDs are still working as they did the day we bought them.

That was the source of my confusion.

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chebby wrote:

gel wrote:

It is pretty worn out, this is why I don't like DVDs!

Can you define what you mean by 'worn out' please?

Our oldest (and often most played) DVDs are still working as they did the day we bought them. 

 

It keeps freezing/jumping and not working right.  This is a common problem I have with DVDs, not once have I had this problem with a Blu-ray.

 

 

 

 

 

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Perhaps they are scratched or dirty, fingerprints ror example.

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Perhaps they are scratched or dirty, fingerprints ror example.

 

Possibly, yep.

 

 

 

 

 

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gel wrote:

simonlewis wrote:

Perhaps they are scratched or dirty, fingerprints ror example.

 

Possibly, yep.

Possibly? Turn the discs over and have a look perhaps? Clean them?

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The_Lhc wrote:

gel wrote:

simonlewis wrote:

Perhaps they are scratched or dirty, fingerprints ror example.

 

Possibly, yep.

Possibly? Turn the discs over and have a look perhaps? Clean them?

 

I never have to with Blu-rays though.   Smile  Yep, I will have to clean them I guess.

 

 

 

 

 

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Never had to clean a CD or a DVD (or Blu-ray) yet.

Just exercise a tiny bit of care in handling them, when loading / unloading, and stick 'em straight back in the case after play.

 

 

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