World's Crappiest Drives (was Re: A&J Microdrive)

From: Douglas Quebbeman <>
Date: Thu Dec 7 12:26:33 2000

> On Thu, 7 Dec 2000, Michael Nadeau wrote:
> > BTW, never write on a CD with a felt-tip pen or magic marker. The ink
> > can easily seep through and affect the laser's ability to read the
> > data. Labels are a bad idea, too, as they will cause the disc to spin
> > out of balance.
> So how are we supposed to label them, buy a 30-micron layer lacquer
> machine?

Yeah, Sam, I'm with you...

I use a Sharpie when I'm in a hurry and I don't need it to look pretty,
otherwise I use a type 'S' Staedtler Lumocolor 318, black.

Received on Thu Dec 07 2000 - 12:26:33 GMT

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