Originally Posted by roberthazelby
Have you tried cleaning the drive heads? I've got mountains of Amiga disks - many are 20+ years old, and 99% of them still work without any issue at all.
If they give me gyp, in goes the head cleaner, and that usually sorts it.
Well, it turns out some of them DD's were overexposed to humidity. Some disks are still fine and readable, even after 20 years...Which is nice ! The drives are new BTW. I tried some MF2HDD i bought from a shop round my house the other day and i had zero problems, so i'll just stick with new ones