Anyone in Toronto Canada area with a Vax Magtape (reel) drive?
Jerome H. Fine
jhfinedp3k at compsys.to
Sun Feb 17 22:15:29 CST 2008
>Dan Gahlinger wrote:
>I should have posted this years ago.
>But does anyone on the list have or know someone (company or individual)
>that has a Magtape (reel) drive that can read an old Vax Magtape?
>I have about a half dozen tapes I'd like to get the data off, and it seems like a lost art.
>I'm not about to try and restore my uncles Wabash PDP hard disk though (external disk pack)
>I'd be willing to pay a small fee for time/trouble, though I'm not made of money.
>I'd rather trade equipment if there's something you need (sparc?) :)
Jerome Fine replies:
Contact me directly. I am in Toronto and I might have a working 9 track.
Look me up at 411.ca - 2 Inglis Gate.
My wife often sleeps late, so call me in the afternoon on Monday.
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