[sebhc] Diskette Drives

Barry Watzman Watzman at neo.rr.com
Sat Jun 17 17:13:25 CDT 2006

First, no, all Tandon TM-100's are 40 track (the only 35 track drive made
was the Shugart SA-400), and second, the alignment for the SA-400 (e.g. 35
track drives) was the same as for the 40 track drives.




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It's possible that the TM100 drives are 35-track (TRS-80) instead of 40


-------------- Original message -------------- 
From: Carroll Waddell <carrollwaddell at sc.rr.com> 

> Does anyone know about diskette head alignment? 
> I got some Tandon TM100 drives off EBAY. They are single sided and look 
> like they should work, but diskettes written on the normal H17 won't 
> read on the Tandon. Is there some different head alignment or something? 
> Carroll 
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