large disk platters?

From: Jules Richardson <>
Date: Fri Feb 21 03:04:00 2003

>> To my knowledge the largest hard drive platter was 24".
> Platters of at least 36" diameter have been made; they were used

hmm, that's sounds about the right size. I remember the lecturer standing
behind the platter and it came up to around waist height, which is where I got
the 1m estimate from.

thanks to all for the thoughts!

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