RE: CBM 8280

From: Geoff Oltmans (
Date: 1999-08-30 20:04:24

On Fri, 27 Aug 1999, Bo Zimmerman wrote:

> Hmm.. that's what I will try then.  I'll clean the heads and try DS/DD as
> opposed to the SS/DD disks I has tried previously.  Quad Density 5.25" disks
> are hard enough to find as it is.  QD 8" disks are probably practically
> non-existant.

I thought the "QD" format on 5.25" disks still used DD disks, only with
double the number of tracks (80 vs. 40)?

I use QD format on DD 3.5" disks on one of my ADAM disk drives, and they
work fine.


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