DVD Talk Talk about DVDs and Movies on DVD including Covers and Cases

Strange Air Bubbles on DVD

Old 05-18-06, 06:59 PM
  #1  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 292
Strange Air Bubbles on DVD

I just got Back To School (flipper) and noticed that near the center of the DVD where the hole is there is a small ring of what looks like tiny air bubbles. They go completely around the hole in a perfect circle. Its not on the actual data surface, just around the center. I put the DVD in my player and it works fine.

Is there anything I should worry about?
DarthPrime is offline  
Old 05-18-06, 07:09 PM
  #2  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
DeanoBKN's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2002
Location: Connecticut
Posts: 5,248
A couple of my Universal DVD's are subject to this as well. Probably just something involved in the printing of the DVD's. Nothing to worry about.

EDIT: 1,000 Post! Woohoo!

Last edited by DeanoBKN; 05-18-06 at 07:12 PM.
DeanoBKN is offline  
Old 05-19-06, 01:18 AM
  #3  
Senior Member
Thread Starter
 
Join Date: Sep 2005
Posts: 292
Thanks

I looked at a few of my other DVDs and noticed a few small "bubbles", but you really had to look for them. This is the first DVD that I have seen where they are this visible.

Heres a scan of the DVD with the "bubbles"

Hopefully these want hurt anything. Has anyone else seen these before? Oh and yeah I need to clean the scanner. Didn't know it was dusty like that until I did the scan.
DarthPrime is offline  
Old 05-19-06, 05:57 AM
  #4  
DVD Talk Limited Edition
 
Join Date: Feb 2002
Location: On the penis chair
Posts: 5,169
As long as the bubble is not in the data surface, you should be fine. Don't worry.

I have several disc with similar bubbles like that, and so far there have been no single problem.
eedoon is offline  

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is On
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off


Thread Tools
Search this Thread

Archive - Advertising - Cookie Policy - Privacy Statement - Terms of Service

Copyright 2018 MH Sub I, LLC dba Internet Brands. All rights reserved. Use of this site indicates your consent to the Terms of Use.