Lyle Bickley lbickley at
Sat Jul 2 14:12:33 CDT 2016

On Sat, 2 Jul 2016 13:54:47 -0500
"Jay West" <jwest at> wrote:

> Does anyone have experience with reading in then writing out flux
> transitions with a Kryoflux on an 8” floppy drive as well? If that is
> known to work reliably… I’m buying one :)

Yes, I've used it with both 5.25" and 8" floppies. I have not (yet)
been able to correctly write RX02 floppies - but it's my understanding
that others have. I have successfully copied RX01 diskettes (via

> Kryoflux’s next project should be the same thing but for ½ mag tape.
> I think Al did something like that years ago, but an off the shelf
> product for ½ tape would be spiffy.

That would be terrific :)


Lyle Bickley
Bickley Consulting West Inc.
"Black holes are where God is dividing by zero"

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