interesting, interesting.

From: John Foust <>
Date: Mon Mar 1 09:58:42 1999

At 03:01 PM 2/28/99 -0800, Zane H. Healy wrote:
>If you can fit a 8mm Camcorder tape in there it's a 8mm Exabyte drive.
>People claim you can use the same tapes, I'm not one of them though, I use
>Data grade tapes in my 8mm drives. If you take the drive you it will say
>if it's a 8200 or a 8500. You've got a very nice sounding system there.

I use an 8500 for backups on my WinNT PC. On Exabyte's site, you can
get a DOS-based program that'll update the firmware, too.

- John
Received on Mon Mar 01 1999 - 09:58:42 GMT

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