[sebhc] Diskette Drives

Carroll Waddell carrollwaddell at sc.rr.com
Sat Jun 17 21:07:07 CDT 2006

dwight elvey wrote:

>> From: Carroll Waddell <carrollwaddell at sc.rr.com>
> ---snip---
>> I was just thinking that maybe the IBM PC is writing with the wrong 
>> head, ie, wrong side. My H8 has the extended configuration option, 
>> which the Siemens drives will ignore. Maybe the PC drive is writing 
>> on the top side rather than the bottom side which is the normal 
>> single sided side.
>> Carroll
>> -- 
> Hi
> This is not likely.
> You didn't make it clear if when on the PC, it could both write and read
> while on the same machine?
> If it can, your looking at an alignment issue. If it can't, there is 
> something
> else wrong with the drive.
> Dwight
> -- 
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I haven't tried to use the Tandons on an IBM PC. I might try that just 
to see if the drives are really good or bad.
I've only connected them to the H8.
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