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Description Floppy Disk Drives.
  • Qume D/T 8, 8 inch drive, 1.2 MB. This drive was made in 1980. See Image:Floppy Disk Drive 8 inch.jpg
  • Tandon TM 100-2A with IBM logo, 5 ¼ inch drive, 360 KB. This drive was made in 1983. See Image:IBM Floppy Drive With DOS.jpg
  • Sony MPF920, 3 ½ inch drive, 1.44 MB. This drive was made in 2004.

This image is used by IBM to illustrate their Icons of Progress: The Floppy Disk article. image 2

Photo by Michael Holley, July 2007

Taken with a Canon PowerShot A630 (1/5 second and f/8) under tungsten lighting. The image was touched up with Adobe Photoshop Elements 5.0.
Date July 2007
Source Own work
Author Swtpc6800 en:User:Swtpc6800 Michael Holley
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