Hard-sector discs -- how many sectors?
cclist at sydex.com
Thu Nov 19 19:55:59 CST 2009
On 20 Nov 2009 at 0:56, Philip Pemberton wrote:
> Theoretically the following should also work:
> - Amstrad 3-inch. Don't have one of these, don't feel like gutting
> CPC/PCW/ to get one. I seem to recall the drives are 80 track and
> Shugart interfaced, though.
> - Zenith Minisport 2-inch. Assumption: the drive uses a Shugart
> interface, and you have a junked MiniSport to "liberate" the drive
How about the 3 inch Mitsumi "Quick Disk"? No sectors or one
sector, depending on how you look at it. Not a Shugart interface,
but used on early Nintendo boxes, Korg synths, Smith Corona word
You can also add 3.25" floppies to your list, as they use a more-or-
less standard 34-pin interface.
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