What disk is this? eBay #8782293215

Jochen Kunz jkunz at unixag-kl.fh-kl.de
Thu Mar 23 14:01:32 CST 2006


On Thu, 23 Mar 2006 11:05:09 -0800
jim stephens <jwstephens at msm.umr.edu> wrote:

> there was a really nice little SMD 5 1/4" drive that came out that we 
> had for a while too, which name escapes me too.
I have a 1 GB SMD 5 1/4" drive from Seagate. I should get it hooked up
to my PDP-11/73. But, on the other side, the 9" NEC SMD disk is so much
nicer. Especially the sound. When the heads move it sounds like someone
is hiting the platers with a hamer. The backstroke from the moving head
assembly is stong enough to get a DEC BA123 moving.
(Disk + BA123 = 100 kg) :-)
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tschüß,
       Jochen

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