[nSLUG] nSL D- Vol 299, I-1: 5¼ floppy drive

Dop Ganger nslug at fop.ns.ca
Fri May 10 14:42:06 ADT 2013


Try reBOOT, they recycle computer hardware:

reBOOT NS
386 Windmill Road, Dartmouth, NS 
www.lakecityemployment.com/rebootns
465-5000

Cheers... Dop.

On Fri, 10 May 2013, Trina Hanson wrote:

> If you could check with your local Lug, that would be super. :)  We really do not have anything like that here
> on the east coast. :(  I would be willing to pay the shipping for the floppy drives.
> Cheers,
> Trina
> 
> 
> On Fri, May 10, 2013 at 1:50 PM, Georges Rodier <georges.rodier at gmail.com> wrote:
>       Sitting on the west coast, I can ask our local Lug if you want. But do
>       you folks have organizations that recycle PC's? We have folks like
>       FreeGeek that do and that are willing to keep an eye out for unusual
>       parts. Toronto used to have a couple of stores that sold all kinds of
>       computer parts even from mainframes. I don't know if they still exist.
>       Last thought, do you have a museum that has "antique" PC's. Might they
>       know sources? I still have a working 3½" drive but let go of my 5¼ a
>       decade ago, sorry.
>
>       Georges
>
>       Le vendredi 10 mai 2013 à 12:00 -0300, nslug-request at nslug.ns.ca a
>       écrit :
>       >
>       > Message: 2
>       > Date: Fri, 10 May 2013 08:12:47 -0300
>       > From: Trina Hanson <trina.hanson79 at gmail.com>
>       > To: Nova Scotia Linux User Group <nslug at nslug.ns.ca>
>       > Subject: [nSLUG] 5 1/4" floppy drive?
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>       > Hello all,
>       >
>       > I am trying to find some working 5 1/4 floppy drives.  I am just
>       > wondering
>       > if anyone might have one or more kicking around that they no longer
>       > use.  I
>       > would be willing to pick it/them up.
>       >
>       > Thanks,
>       > Trina
>
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