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

From: Sellam Ismail <>
Date: Fri Dec 8 15:06:15 2000

On 8 Dec 2000, Iggy Drougge wrote:

> Apparently the actual data layer is located very near the label face
> of the disc. Hence, the outer layer of the see-through face is quite
> thick, and you may remove some without damaging the data. It worked
> quite fine in the review.

Ok, so I've been reading all the replies on this. And from what people
are saying, I'm lead to believe that scratches on the non-label surface
have no effect on the ability of the CD to be read? This goes totally
against my experience with CDs, so I'd appreciate someone clarifying this.

I'm under the assumption that I'm going to rub Colgate on the non-label
side of my CD and then rub it circularly until the scratches are

Sellam Ismail Vintage Computer Festival
International Man of Intrigue and Danger
Received on Fri Dec 08 2000 - 15:06:15 GMT

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