Reply to post: Re: Recycle platters from modern hard disks

Disk drive fired 'Frisbees of death' across data centre after storage admin crossed his wires

Michael Thibault

Re: Recycle platters from modern hard disks

"I am not sure what I will do with the magnets"

Most from 3.5" drives will hold up, from above, a 16 ounce hammer handily. And, of course, fridge magnets -- but a tiny dab of hot-melt glue or silicone centrally on the magnet will provide a bit of rocker, and easier removal.

POST COMMENT House rules

Not a member of The Register? Create a new account here.

  • Enter your comment

  • Add an icon

Anonymous cowards cannot choose their icon

Biting the hand that feeds IT © 1998–2019