Thanks for the giveaway.
Been wanting to try this out properly for a while. Got a bunch of videos sitting around that needs re-encoding with specific manipulations - and the old software I used went away with the demise of the developer and an old machine.
Always useful information from SMART inquiry. However, note that not all manufacturers use the same fields the same way - what shows as normal wear & tear for one mfg is an indicator of a problem for another.