From: peter machule (machule_at_triumf.ca)
Date: Tue Apr 04 2000 - 21:42:11 EDT
it's worth a phone call ;-}
Picure is correct but I don't recall ever seeing a Sony product inside a 755 /760.
It was always a TEAC .
As to the price differnce between essentially identical products ...
It's IBM ;-}
Note that many of the earlier 750 drives were 2.88 MB but the drive part you give is the
..peter.. who still can't figure IBM out ...
----- Original Message -----
From: Peter Findeis <findeis_at_bucknell.edu>
Sent: Tuesday, April 04, 2000 4:06 PM
Subject: Floppy drives for TP 755
> Hi all,
> Diskette drive for 760 / 765 series TP is FRU # 29H9230 (IBM price of $80.75),
> BUT for the 355, 360 and 755 TP the diskette drive is FRU # 84G2269 (IBM
> price of $ 168.00)
> Both drives seem to be physically the same, and the cheaper floppy seems to
> work just fine in a 755CS
> Anybody know why the difference?
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