Miniscribe 6085?

From: Mike Ford <>
Date: Fri Jun 16 13:47:54 2000

>On Thu, 15 Jun 2000, Mike Ford wrote:
>> I was digging in the bone yard of a surplus place (where the nobody would
>> buy this carcai are assembled before a bulk sale as junk), and found a
>> Miniscribe 6086 (I think) hard drive setting in a old 386. Looked like it
>> had 3 connectors, something smaller than IDE, a slotted edge connection
>> like a floppy drive, and maybe some sort of power connector. Full height
>> 5.25" size, and note looking very easy to remove. Anybody interested? Might
>> even be a couple of them.
>I find no listing for a Miniscribe 6086. However, there were a 6085 and
>a 6985E which were 71mb and ST506 MFM and ESDI RLL respectively.

Most likely it is the 6085. Sounds like it isn't worth removing though.
Received on Fri Jun 16 2000 - 13:47:54 BST

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