RL02 Disk Cartridge Problems

From: Christopher McNabb <cmcnabb_at_4mcnabb.net>
Date: Tue Dec 3 19:07:01 2002

On Tue, 2002-12-03 at 18:52, Tony Duell wrote:

> Spin up this pack. Do the heads ever move? If so, what do they do.

Yup, the heads move in, sit for about a second, then the drive faults.
My guess at this point is that the disk was bulk erased or the servo
signals were removed in some other fashion.. :-(

The question is, Is there any way to get the servo signals re-recorded,
or have I just spent 9.95 plus shipping on a "Piece of Artwork"
Christopher L McNabb
Operating Systems Analyst         Email: cmcnabb_at_4mcnabb.net
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Received on Tue Dec 03 2002 - 19:07:01 GMT

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