[Coco] Coco floppy on 1K?

rietveld rietveld rietveldh at hotmail.com
Sat Dec 1 22:31:23 EST 2018

The 3 1/2 drives are Unforgiving with the power/data connection. I have never had any success swapping them out for 3rd part ibm compatibles

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From: Stephen Castello
Sent: Saturday, December 1, 2018 10:26 PM
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Subject: Re: [Coco] Coco floppy on 1K?

The floppy connectors supply power to the floppies, both internal and
rear connectors.  They cannot be connected directly.

On Sat, 1 Dec 2018 19:09:50 -0800, "Steve C." <towmater at gmail.com> had
a flock of green cheek conures squawk out:

>My Gugle-fu is failing me, so I bug you now...
>Can i use my color computer 5.25" floppy drive by directly plugging it into
>he floppy card-edge connector on a Tandy 1000 HX?



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