three and a quarter inch floppy?

Jules Richardson julesrichardsonuk at
Tue Mar 8 14:01:37 CST 2005

On Tue, 2005-03-08 at 19:41 +0000, Adrian Graham wrote:
> > 31/4 drives were used on the old Amstrad word processing 
> > machines (forget the number - do any of the other UK members know?
> They were (I think Hitachi) 3" drives that were going to be 'the next big
> thing'. 

Yep, I remember them being 3" too. I hate to think how many drive belts
I've replaced on them when I worked for a repair place many years ago.


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