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Are you sure you've got a floppy disk stuck in the drive? Or is it 100 lodged in the chassis?

Paul Shirley

There's probably an element of less tracks per inch on larger formats making radial positioning error less of a problem. Unless you were using the C64 5 1/4" drive, that bastard just loved ramming its head hard against the endstops even in normal use. I think it's recalibration routine depended on doing it!

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