Plus Hardcard 20 software?

Gene Buckle geneb at
Thu Aug 14 19:25:56 CDT 2008

On Thu, 14 Aug 2008, Jim Leonard wrote:
> I was attempting to reformat it so that I could get more speed out of it 
> (interleave is 5:1 on the disk but my 8088-2 clone runs at 9.54MHz and can do 
> faster).  I borked it trying to use HDPARM.  Thankfully Jerry Wright was able 
> to find the original diskette and I have restored the drive to service! 
> Awesome!

Jim, the next time you need to adjust the interleave on a drive, use 
SpinRite.  It does transfer rate testing and will come up with the best
interleave for your configuration.


Proud owner of F-15C 80-0007 - The only one of its kind.

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