PS/2 Model 25 repair info?

Roy J. Tellason rtellason at verizon.net
Tue Jul 31 10:25:12 CDT 2007


On Monday 30 July 2007 17:54, Tony Duell wrote:
> > - The floppy drive is toast.  Can I replace it with any regular 3.5" HD
> > drive, or is it unconventional in some way?
>
> Some PS/2s used a spaecial floppy drive with, IIRC, a 40 pin card edge
> connecotr which carried both the logic signals and power. The signals
> were fairly conventional, though, and I might be able to dig out a pinout
> of the connnector if you need it.

I might even have one or more of these drives in my box of floppy drives,  if 
someone needs one...

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