Interesting drive failure...
derschjo at gmail.com
Thu Apr 23 18:36:55 CDT 2015
On Thu, Apr 23, 2015 at 8:05 AM, Fred Cisin <cisin at xenosoft.com> wrote:
> at any rate. I wonder, though, if perhaps running the drive in a
>> different orientation (it's currently on its side) might have an effect on
>> the wayward heads. Probably not, but it's worth a shot. I may try that
> On many drives, orientation certainly can have an effect. What
> orientation was it previously used in?
The drive has always been mounted on its side in the Ridge CPU chassis. I
may try flipping it to the other side and see if it makes any kind of
> Also thermal - have you tried chilling and heating the drive?
I have not, I'd only consider that sort of thing as a last resort. What
kind of temperatures would you recommend?
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