Subject: Re: i had a thought (vaxensounds)
To: ville hautakangas <vhautaka@cs.Helsinki.FI>
From: NetBSD Bob <email@example.com>
Date: 01/25/2001 09:19:53
> > sequence is classic, the old sad part is the TK50 is too quiet. that was
> > one of those charm things on the Sun QIC drives, LOUDEST tape drive i've
> > ever heard.
> Get a 9-track tape drive and stop whining :D
I have taken a fondness to the blower/vacuum loading of my Cipher
9-trackers, when the VAX needs some tape output. There is something
about that tape loading sequence that is absolutely musical.