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DJ CD-Mixers vs. PC CD-ROM drives

Posted on 2003-03-06
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My question is mainly about the Jog dial on DJ CD-Mixers, which allows you, the Disc Jockey, to freely move a cue point of an audio track by speeding up or even reversing the playback of the CD.  I was wondering if this concept was possible with CD-ROM drives, either in the form of software, or hardware addon.
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i'm pretty certain that you're not going to be able to do the same things on a pc that you can with dj cd dex. escpecially with normal cd-roms. there may be a special drive out there that can do what you want to do, but i seriously doubt it. i definitely see a market for it, so it might be something coming down the pipe.

in the meantime, check this out:

http://www.w-wip.com/pcdj_products.htm

it's not same, but it's pretty cool.

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