The first Disk II drives (A2M0003) sold were built using parts from Shugart Drives, but to reduce costs Apple switched to Alps Electric Co. of Japan who built them for half the cost. Early production at Apple was handled by two people, and they produced about thirty drives a day. -----Original Message----- From: email@example.com [mailto:firstname.lastname@example.org] On Behalf Of Anders Carlsson Sent: Thursday, January 19, 2012 5:12 PM To: email@example.com Subject: RE: CBM 4040 Drive and the Apple Disk II According to this document, the drive mechanism should be a Shugart? http://zimmers.net/anonftp/pub/cbm/schematics/drives/drives.txt There are some drive schematics here, including a parts list of the drive mech itself: http://zimmers.net/anonftp/pub/cbm/schematics/drives/old/4040/index.html Best regards -- Anders Carlsson Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2012-01-19 23:00:40
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