found 8"floppies

Steven Hirsch snhirsch at
Thu Jan 22 11:55:23 CST 2015

On Thu, 22 Jan 2015, Simon Claessen wrote:

> for what I know, cryoflux just grabs the flux changes and everything is done 
> afterwards.

Capturing the flux transitions is mechanical.  Interpreting those flux 
transitions to create a sector image is where the work comes in, and I 
fear you may find that is not supported.

If it is, please let us know?

> On 22-01-15 14:48, Steven Hirsch wrote:
>> On Thu, 22 Jan 2015, Simon Claessen wrote:
>>> thanks for the offer, but i have a cryoflux nearby. seems like a good
>>> oportunity to start the beast up. we already have several boxes of 8"
>>> floppies waiting but we did not have a spare drive until now.
>> Does Kryoflux now have the ability to create a sector image from M2FM
>> encoding?  I haven't kept up with it since my disappointing initial
>> experiences.


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