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Old 21 October 2016, 18:31   #1
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- ! How to clean a dirty/mouldy disk ! -

Hi guys,

I have finally made today a tutorial on youtube in order to show you how to clean correctly floppy disks with mould and crap on the disk surface.

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I apologize for the english, as i did this tut quick 'n' Fast.

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Old 21 October 2016, 18:39   #2
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Thanks for this.
What about the fabric inside the disk case? Mold could stay there maybe, spores, whatever we cannot plain see. How about washing the cases and then leaving them to dry properly?

Personally, the way I did it, and it was only for backup purposes, is I transferred the cleaned disc into a known clean case.
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Thanks for this.
What about the fabric inside the disk case? Mold could stay there maybe, spores, whatever we cannot plain see. How about washing the cases and then leaving them to dry properly?

Personally, the way I did it, and it was only for backup purposes, is I transferred the cleaned disc into a known clean case.
Like explained above, i did the tuto quickly. It's true however that i normally pass the inner coating to the alcohol.

I didn't do it in the video. But it's indeed worth to be noted
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Your my hand twin We could be Rich!
Ah you mean my hands look like yours, or you mean i'm very agile and habile with my hands ? lol
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Ok, but why rich ?
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