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Old 31 August 2010, 16:18   #1
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Wanted: spare eject buttons for A3000D floppy drives

I'm looking for a couple of spare eject buttons for the floppy drives in A3000D's.

If you have any, please send a PM. Thanks.
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Old 31 August 2010, 17:43   #2
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Out of curiosity would they fit any Amiga disk drive or do you need a specific model?
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Old 03 September 2010, 00:16   #3
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The A3000D has specially shaped buttons because the slot and hole for the eject button is molded into the front bezel. It's a unique thing about the 3000's. Buttons from an A3000T floppy might work as well.

I'm not sure if the buttons would fit any floppy model, but I know they will fit Chinon FB-357A's, and I have two of those to replace a failed one in my 3000D, but I'd like an extra button or two, just in case.
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Old 03 September 2010, 23:19   #4
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A3000D and A3000T have same buttons (also same FB drive mechanizm)

those buttons are extremely rare, ive once bought a dead drive just for that button from US (which cost almost 40 bucks shipped :/)
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With a little modification inside to the bracket you can mount regular 880k drives.. I did (had no choice lol) when i got my a3k.. only takes a few mins to drill some new holes for mounting .

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Old 01 October 2010, 03:32   #6
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I am still in need of at least 1 spare eject button for an A3000...
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