[vcf-midatlantic] The sounds of computing media

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Wed Mar 16 20:51:07 UTC 2022


   Oh that's music to my ears!  *peep peep peep* :-)

            -Dave

On 3/16/22 12:45, Jason Perkins wrote:
> Here's a great recording of an ST-225n: 
> https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=szozyfRR1nc 
> <https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=szozyfRR1nc>
> 
> On Wed, Mar 16, 2022 at 12:39 PM Dave McGuire via vcf-midatlantic 
> <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org 
> <mailto:vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org>> wrote:
> 
>     On 3/16/22 10:27, Chris Fala via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>      > HA, fun!
>      >
>      > The one sound I wish I could hear on a regular basis, that isn't
>     exactly in
>      > the category of your video, is the sound of an original IBM PC
>     (10MB) hard
>      > drive pinging away. The computer lab in college had a couple of
>     those, and
>      > I would hear it coming from the next room while I did my
>     assignments on
>      > the Apple IIe (only the advanced students got to use the IBMs). I
>     am sad
>      > that the memory of that sound is fading from my mind.
> 
>         The one that I love the most, still after all these years, is the
>     "peep peep poop poop peep" of the Seagate ST-225.
> 
>                -Dave
> 
>     -- 
>     Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
>     New Kensington, PA
> 
> 
> 
> -- 
> Jason Perkins
> 313 355 0085


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Dave McGuire, AK4HZ
New Kensington, PA


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