Calibration of 8" floppy drive?

Fred Cisin cisin at
Sat Feb 6 12:18:06 CST 2016

>> Are there any good alternative solutions I can do to replace it? I'm
>> sure I don't want the plastic touching the disk media.

On Sat, 6 Feb 2016, Chuck Guzis wrote:
> Got any chums in the musical instrument repair business? Wind instruments 
> (woodwind and brass) use a fair amount of very high-quality wool felt and a 
> dot the size of a pressure pad should be easy to come by.

D'ya mean a tuba spit-valve pad?

> I've even heard of people using the felt pads sold in hardware stores as 
> cabinet door bumpers or padding for the bottom of table lamps and such.

Most of those are too thin and hard

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