Lubing Shugart 800,801's?

From: Mike Ford <>
Date: Mon Apr 17 20:17:42 2000

>I was just commenting that a lot of Apple drives have been replaced when
>IMHO it would have been easier and cheaper to fix the old unit...

Given the (old) price of $169 for a Apple 1.44 floppy drive that isn't too
hard to believe. Even now a good quality refurbed drive (ie really cleaned
and relubed) is about $20 from cheap sources and more than double at many

Many notebook floppy's are still quite outrageously priced, around $150 for
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