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Subject: Re: Dead drive, resurrection!!!
From: Vladimir Pantelic (pan_at_nt.tu-darmstadt.de)
Date: 2004-08-02


BlueChip wrote:
> freeeeeeeeeeeeoooooooowwwwwwwwwwwwwwwwww!
>
> You took a drive apart, repaired it, got it back together AND IT STILL
> WORKED!!!
>
> HOLY MOLY!
>
> I am mighty impressed, I had always believed this to be impossible.
>
> I look forward to reading the results of the surface test :)

>> Oh, remember to work in a dust-free environment, and blow out and
>> small particals you find with an "air-only" aerosol can or a
>> hair-dryer set to its cold setting, before closing the cover.

One trick here is to use your bathroom: Let the water run on full hot
for a while so that the room gets full of steam. Then stop the water, wait
for the steam to settle (and take all the dust in the room with it..) then
start the repair. Don't blame me if it doesn't work :-)

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