Evotek Winchester Harddisk

Chuck Guzis cclist at sydex.com
Sat Dec 5 13:12:53 CST 2015

On 12/05/2015 10:36 AM, Oliver Lehmann wrote:
> Hi,
> has anyone ever heard of Evotek ET-5800 series Winchester harddisks?
> I wonder which interface they have. I'm looking for a replacement of
> a CDC FINCH 9410 and wonder if they would be a possible replacement.
> ET-5800: http://www.ebay.de/itm/252174622907
> http://bitsavers.org/pdf/cdc/discs/brochures/CDC_9410_Finch_Brochure_Mar81.pdf

The Evotek 5000 series is a bog-standard ST-506/ST-412 "MFM" interface. 
  OEM manual is on Manx:


Back in 1983 I had an opportunity to play with one.  Pretty interesting, 
but very expensive, as I recall--and not terribly reliable.


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