Homemade Automatic Floppy Disk Archiver


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Ozzy Dweller has about 5,000 old 3.5 inch floppy disks. He'd like to back them up, but doing so manually, he found, was just too tedious. So he built a machine that loads them into a computer, copies them, then ejects them onto the floor.

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Would've come in handy for those boxes of Amiga floppy disks we has at my house.

Yes, floppy disks and drives are outdated and unreliable but it's a chore to archive all that data you've stored over the last decade. I think it's brilliant.
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I feel his pain, but I transferred all of my floppies years ago when we got our first computer where the floppy was the second drive after the CD-ROM.
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