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Re: CD Storage disks (yet again)

Subject: Re: CD Storage disks (yet again)
From: "Anton Woldhek" getvergetver2
Date: Mon Oct 30, 2006 1:20 am (PST)
Just a note on archiving on hdd (another version of the name: hard disk
It is essential to spin the drive up regularly, its like with a car, keep it
in a garage for long enough and it wont start.


> -----Oorspronkelijk bericht-----
> Van:  
>  Namens oryoki2000
> Verzonden: Monday, October 30, 2006 5:33 AM
> Aan: 
> Onderwerp: [Nature Recordists] Re: CD Storage disks (yet again)
> >is a "hard disc" the same as a "hard drive'?
> In the context of my note, the two terms are interchangeable. 
>  Both refer to a magnetic coating (the recording medium) on a 
> metal disc disc substrate (the "hard" in hard disc), mounted 
> in a box with electronics necessary to interface with a 
> computer's data bus.
> --oryoki
> "Microphones are not ears,
> Loudspeakers are not birds,
> A listening room is not nature."
> Klas Strandberg
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