ISO: Diablo 30 heads
derschjo at gmail.com
Mon May 11 23:15:55 CDT 2020
Hi all --
I'm restoring a Xerox Alto and I started going over the system's Diablo 30
drive. The heads are in bad shape; the bottom one is actually missing both
parts of the erase poles (so the black portion of the head no longer makes
a "t", it's just a black line). This means the head (in addition to not
being able to erase) also won't float due to the head having small cavities
in them. The upper head looks a little better but I'd love to find a set
of upper and lower heads if anyone has spares.
Then I get to learn how to align these things.
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