5" floppy?.

Fred Cisin cisin at xenosoft.com
Tue Nov 25 16:58:33 CST 2008


On Tue, 25 Nov 2008, Jim Battle wrote:
> This is a really fascinating thread.   I never knew that late 60s sports cars used 5"
> floppies.  Amazing.  Did such cars use core memory, or did they use the brake drums for
> storage?

Hmmmm. brake drums and brake disks would be really goood for home-made
rotating magnetic storage, if only they weren't ferrous

> Humbug.

It sure is easy to slip into off-topic mechanical griping.

Sorry,
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Grumpy Ol' Fred     		cisin at xenosoft.com



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