[Coco] TEAC FD55-E speed adjustment

Gene Heskett gene.heskett at verizon.net
Mon Feb 13 11:29:27 EST 2006

On Monday 13 February 2006 04:40, Torsten Dittel wrote:
>Does anyone know how to adjust the speed of the TEAC FD55-E drives
>(that's a 1-side 80track 360KB 5.25" drive? There are two pots, one of
>them on the motor's PCB, I guess it's that one but I need to have this
>confirmed by someone who knows...
Does it have the strobe pattern on the bottom of the spindle?  Thats 
easily watched under a flourescent light, when it stands still rather 
than creeping on direction or the other, you have the right speed.
Adjust the pot on the motor pcb for effect after noting where it is in 
case its not the right pot.


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