Frank from ECS who was the Commodore certified tech in Mpls/St. Paul swore by using a piece of paper no rougher than calculator paper that he wet with isopropyl alcohol to polish the read/write head in a circular motion. He also said to use the same alcohol to clean the rails that the head rides upon - the use greaseless lubricant to lube the rails. RayBryan Raymond C. Bryan 651-642-9890 vox Raymond Computer 651-642-9891 fax 2306 Robbins Ave. St Paul MN 55114 email: email@example.com firstname.lastname@example.org On Jan 19, 2014, at 1:08 AM, "didier derny" <email@example.com> wrote: > Not sure I had the right method... > I tried to clean the heads... > > When I started the cleaning almost all floppy disks failed. > > Now it's only about 1/3 > > > -----Message d'origine----- > De : firstname.lastname@example.org > [mailto:email@example.com] De la part de Gerrit Heitsch > Envoyé : samedi 18 janvier 2014 18:01 > À : firstname.lastname@example.org > Objet : Re: sx64 repair / C=Key > > On 01/17/2014 10:11 PM, didier derny wrote: >> >> The floppy is mostly working (the error rate is high, it often bump but >> recover) >> >> Any idea on how to fix that ? > > Did you clean the R/W head? > > Gerrit > > > > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list > > > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list > Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2014-01-20 04:00:06
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