Hard disk Woes

From: Richard Erlacher <edick_at_idcomm.com>
Date: Sat Dec 16 09:18:15 2000

How do you know you had a head-crash? Back in the '70's one could SEE
evidence of that on the removable pack. One could smell the burnt heads in
some cases too. I doubt y ou can either see or smell anything on these IDE

If it was a head-crash, how would chilling it solve the resulting problems?


----- Original Message -----
From: "Gareth Knight" <gaz_k_at_lineone.net>
To: <classiccmp_at_classiccmp.org>
Sent: Saturday, December 16, 2000 3:31 AM
Subject: Hard disk Woes

> Has anyone placed their hard disk in the freezer to revive the drive. I
> a 20Gb IDE disk (off topic I know) that suffered a head crash two months
> ago.
> --
> Gareth Knight
> Amiga Interactive Guide | Team Amiga |
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Received on Sat Dec 16 2000 - 09:18:15 GMT

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