Alternative Hardware Design for Floppy Interface

e.stiebler emu at
Sat Oct 20 14:45:37 CDT 2007

Doc Shipley wrote:
> e.stiebler wrote:
>> Not buying the speed issue ...
>   I've transcribed 8" and 5.25" disks for pay a few times.  They do sort 
> of get beamed to my shelf overnight, and the client usually needs them 
> yesterday.  While I don't mind taking the time it takes to do the job, I 
> don't want to do it at 19,200 b/s or even 215,000 if I can help it.

Sorry, but if you transfer with 215kbit/s, it is faster than reading 
them ;-)

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