[BBC-Micro] Fw: DD & HD Floppies

Phill Harvey-Smith afra at aurigae.demon.co.uk
Sun Oct 17 14:13:14 BST 2010


Mark Haysman wrote:
> ----- Original Message ----- 
> From: "Alex Taylor" <zeem.uk at googlemail.com>
> 
>> * Something is niggling in the back of my mind that there may have
>> been some 3.5" 40-track drives in existence, but I'm not quite sure. I
>> know some early Atari STs used single-sided 80-track ones.
> 
> I've not come across any 40 track 3.5" drives, but the Electron Plus 3 also 
> used a single sided 80 track drive.

I have come across a 40 track 3.5" drive but I'm not sure what it was 
from as it wasn't my drive, and I only had the bare drive not the 
computer that it was originally in :(

Humm should get round to swapping my Plus 3 drive dor a DS one :)

Cheers.

Phill.

-- 
Phill Harvey-Smith, Programmer, Hardware hacker, and general eccentric !

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