Re: [midatlanticretro] Indus GT Drives (Commodore 1541 Compatible) : Was[Looking for a C-64 Disk Drive, and a TRS-80 Model II/4/4P]
- At 09:27 PM 7/31/2011, you wrote:
> > Evan/Jeff,One is better than none. I suggest you swap parts to determine what
> > You should set these aside and test them.
> > bd
>I tested both of them today. One of them was working fine. The other didn't
>work. It started up with an "ER" message, which I assume means error.
>Nothing in the manual as to what the problem is. There were all numeric
>error codes. I will have to research this as I'm not familiar with these
>drives. I had not even heard of these drives before this weekend, but they
>are really cool ! They show the track number that they are accessing on the
>front with an LED.
of the non-working drive is bad so it can be fixed. For testing and
back-room stuff use these drives to preserve the CBM-branded units
for demos. A true CBM collector would rather see the Indus drives in
a demo, but the general public would probably want to see a CBM
drive....anyway great to know that these are around.