It's been awhile (hi, new stuff, help, apologies, etc...)

From: Fred Cisin <>
Date: Wed Jul 19 14:26:29 2000

On Wed, 19 Jul 2000, Shawn T. Rutledge wrote:
> > Will the Insite Floptical fit? I have two, and would consider selling
> No it's a big CD-sized disc in a cartridge and I think it held something
> like 300 megs if memory serves.

"Floptical" was a registered trademark that was used for a 20M diskette
(Barium Ferrite with added optical alignment) Same form factor as
3.5" floppy - the drive had an extra head assembly to be able to also do

So, ... The Next had an "Optical" disk, but NOT "FLOPTICAL"!

Grumpy Ol' Fred
Received on Wed Jul 19 2000 - 14:26:29 BST

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