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

From: Mike Ford <>
Date: Thu Dec 7 18:43:54 2000

>> 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

Its a solvent issue, just buy a pen made for labeling CDs. TDK makes one
for less than $2. Personally I use whatever is handy short of a ballpoint.
Received on Thu Dec 07 2000 - 18:43:54 GMT

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