The name was changed in 1988. Located in Soest until 2007, then moved to the current Bontebok location.
When entering the company number to the cat# field only enter the numbers, not the engineers initials.
Example: HCB873041. 873041 can be entered in the cat# field, HCB (Maarten De Boer) is the credit for the mastering engineer.
The full string should be entered in the "Matrix/Runout" field.
Known engineers and their runout etchings (please credit the full engineer's name with the HCB/HCP/HCT as the ANV):
Maarten De Boer - HCB or HC B
Patrick Richter - HCP or HC P
Tim (73) - HCT or HC T
The etchings in the runout start with HCX (X=B, P or T) followed by six numbers which usually start with 87
HCB 871432 (1989)
HCB 874235 (1994)
HCB 876664 (2002)
The numbers appear always etched by hand.
With each new cut the number in the runout increases with one as well.
There are a few records which only have the initials of the cutting engineer without a number.