Re: [stella] Black Box Development system

Subject: Re: [stella] Black Box Development system
From: Adam Thornton <adam@xxxxxxx>
Date: Thu, 21 Apr 2005 13:38:53 -0400
On Apr 21, 2005, at 12:30 PM, Kirk Israel wrote:

>> Well, I did say *in use*.  I bet if I rummaged a little I could look 
>> at
>> one in just a couple minutes.
> Ah, sorry, good point.
>> Say, I don't suppose anyone on this list has a 5-1/4" floppy drive for
>> a PC that they'd be willing to unload for free or nearly so, do they?
>> I just rediscovered a pile of IBM PC 5-1/4" disks, and I have nothing
>> that can read them, since the only 5-1/4" drives I have are 1541s. 
>> Disk
>> ][s, and Duodisks.  And a Unidisk, but same problem.  And a slightly
>> b0rked Atari 5-1/4" drive.  But nothing PC-ish.
> Where do you live?
> I have one in an mid-90s PC that's currently furniture.  I could
> probably extract it for you and send it off, and we could settle on
> shipping.
I'm in St. Louis.  I'd be happy to pay shipping.  And yeah, pulling 
them from equipment is pretty easy.  Please do send the cable too, 
though, because there's some weird card-edge connector for 5-14" drives 
(IIRC; later ones might have just used the 34-pin floppy connector) 
that I don't know if I still have.


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