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Resurrecting Dead Harddrives?

lowtekneq Re:Swap out the platters (161 comments)

"Scratching" the platters is a non-issue. Most of the time they are made of polished Al and the magnetic element on them is pretty tough. What you have to worry about is everything from dust to finger prints. A single particle of dust in the path of the head is like a tree infront of a car.

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