Plextor Plexwriter 48x24x48 CD-RW $62 after rebate

Try this coupon: plex2 (i'm not sue what it does since they mademe provide a credit card b4 using this coupon. Either way this is a cheap price for a brand name burner)

The PlexWriter 48/24/48A drive is the leader in its class with blazing recording and rewrite speed. Recording at 48X, capable of burning a CD in just under 3 minutes. BURN-Proof, SpeedRead & PoweRec technologies ensure maximum quality and data integrity.

Product Features:
3-in-1 drive: 48X CD-R, 24X CD-RW, 48X max CD-ROM
BurnProof technology eliminates buffer underrun errors in fast write modes, allows for multi-tasking
65ms Average Random Access
4 MB Buffer
Supports CD-DA, CD-Extra, CD-ROM Mode 1, Mix Mode CD, CD-ROM XA, Photo CD, Video CD, CD-I, Multisession, CD-Text, CD+G, UDF
Supports Disc-at-Once, Track-at-Once, Session-at-Once, Variable & Fixed packet writing modes
Flash ROM allows for easy upgrade over the Internet

Hardware Requirements:
CPU: Pentium II 300MHz
HDD: 1GB free space for writing in CD to Image mode
ATAPI interface: DMA must be set to ON in every OS.

Software Requirements:
Windows 98/2000/ME/XP