IBM "Type 0667" ESDI disk information?
RodSmallwood at mail.ediconsulting.co.uk
Wed Aug 8 02:36:12 CDT 2007
I remember the Havant IBM Disk plant.
I went on a visit there once.
It was one enormous clean room.
The drives they made had a name - something like Eagle, Sparrow or Wren
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[mailto:cctech-bounces at classiccmp.org] On Behalf Of Sridhar Ayengar
Sent: 08 August 2007 04:05
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Subject: Re: IBM "Type 0667" ESDI disk information?
> Sridhar Ayengar wrote:
>> Mr Ian Primus wrote:
> Is there any country of origin on the 667? There was a division in
> Havant that manufactured drives in this time frame, that IBM sold to
> the plant managers, that is now Xyratex.
If memory serves, those series were made in several different places,
including California and Mexico. Probably one or two other places too.
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