[unisog] Wiping hard drives before computer transfer

John H. Robinson, IV jhriv at ucsd.edu
Wed Nov 30 17:40:15 GMT 2005


Allen Mundt wrote:
> 
> You might also be encouraged by the newer generation of drives that we are 
> seeing.  The platter material itself is a metallic substrate over some kind 
> of glass.  They work just as well, but when you smash them, they break up 
> like a kitchen tumbler on a cement floor.

What is the g-shock rating on the glass-platter drives?

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