[rescue] Re: Drive Reliability (was SCSI drive for sale at buy.com)

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Wed May 14 18:23:28 CDT 2003

On Wednesday, May 14, 2003, at 07:19 PM, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:
> Well, if you ever go to dispose of any high capcity (100MB or higher)
> MFM drives... don't toss em... just e-mail me... depending on what
> you have, I'll pay the shiping to save it.

   MFM drives >100MB are pretty uncommon...the interface only tops out 
at 190MB (unformatted).  The Maxtor XT2190 (a.k.a. DEC RD54) is 
theoretically the highest capacity MFM drive possible.


Dave McGuire                "They live deeply, these vagabonds."
St. Petersburg, FL                            -Goro

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