33045Re: [midatlanticretro] Help identifying MFM drive
- Oct 30, 2013On 10/30/2013 09:36 PM, Kyle Owen wrote:
> Well regardless of what it is, it's not going to work for much longer,Wow, impressive repair job, evem if it was short-lived.
> having been opened to air like that.
> Just as a side note, I (almost) got a hard drive working again after
> opening it up. It took a cleanroom, a good bit of deionized water, some
> isopropyl alcohol, and a lot of patience. I took some pictures at one
> point. It was not low-level formatting intially, but after taking it
> apart, cleaning all the platters, etc., it worked again for a few
> months, until it wouldn't spin up without manual intervention anymore.
> Found the pictures: http://imgur.com/a/LbfZb
Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA
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