Convert cassette tapes to .mp3

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  1. ccheese

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    I just bought a unit that hooks to my computer, with the software provided, will convert your old
    cassette tapes to mp3. Then you can play them with iTunes or upload to your iPod.

    It cost me $36.81 (usd) which included shipping. My first try was an old ABBA cassette. It worked
    just fine.

    Because of our spam regulations, anyone who is interested can PM me and I'll give you the
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    Charles
     
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    You have cassettes? I figured you would be old enough to have 8-Tracks! :lol:
     
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    Um.Abba??? <snicker>

    Actually that's pretty cool - I still have a box full of those things, as well as a few 8 Tracks!
     
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    What's a cassette and an 8 track? (Don't worry I'm kidding!)
     
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    i still have in a gadda da vida on 8 track! i got a turn table a month ago that plugs into your computer so you can conver vinyl to digital...too busy to try it out as of yet. there is a lot of vinyl that you will never see on CD...
     
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    I'm with ya all the way, Mr.C. Except for the ABBA part. I am complelled to ask you to burn such material. Immediately. :toothy3:
     
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    Thanks for the PM Charles. Gonna get that so I can convert all those old bands tapes of mine to CD and upload on Facebook and drive everybody crazy!!!! :)
     
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    C'mon, Matt, you know you've got "Dancing Queen" set as your ringtone! :evil4:
     
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    Holy Crap, man! Talk about calling down the thunder!

    :evil4:
     
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    I thought that he had Waterloo, the tune that started the whole thing...could be his old ringtone.
     
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    I still have 8-tracks and a Lloyd 8-track player/recorder. It works fine !! I have 45 RPM's too !!

    Charles
     
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