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    AFAIR, the Amiga formats single sided 880k. You can use DSHD disks but it will only format/use one side. I'm sure I did this loads on my A600/A1200 back in the day.

    Also remember sellotaping over the right protect hole to re-use unwanted cover mount disks

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    Quote Originally Posted by tmcd35 View Post
    Also remember sellotaping over the right protect hole to re-use unwanted cover mount disks
    Oh yes! Did this Also remember my dad (I was too young, aww bless) snipping out a notch in the old 5 1/4 inch C64 disks to make them double sided

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    I'm not old enough for any of this! *ahem*

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    Quote Originally Posted by themightymrp View Post
    Oh yes! Did this Also remember my dad (I was too young, aww bless) snipping out a notch in the old 5 1/4 inch C64 disks to make them double sided
    I used to have a couple of 5 1/4" disks to use with the schools BBC Micro's when I was about 8 or 9. Or better still (from my High School days)...

    amdisk.jpg

    You had to eject the disk and turn it over to read the other side!!!

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    Quote Originally Posted by themightymrp View Post
    The picture at the top or the Commodore things? Or is this just sarcasm?
    What do you think lol!

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    Ahhh good times.... and such a speed improvement on the old cassette decks.

    I seem to be going off on a tangent here, sorry!!

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    What was on it in the end?

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