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Thread: A Truckload of 5.25" DSDD Floppies

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    Quote Originally Posted by Dwight Elvey View Post
    What brand are they?
    Athana!

    Quote Originally Posted by alank2 View Post
    You are the master of floppies glitch. Wow.
    Heh, maybe for DSDD anyway

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    Quote Originally Posted by glitch View Post
    Athana!
    Did you buy ALL of them? Or do they still have so many that they can fulfill orders like this regularly?

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    I'm in to buy some

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    I'll buy some. What is your pricing?

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    Quote Originally Posted by glitch View Post
    I may take some to VCF Midwest and sell them off cheap.
    I'd buy some!
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    Quote Originally Posted by jafir View Post
    Did you buy ALL of them? Or do they still have so many that they can fulfill orders like this regularly?
    This is, as far as they know, the last of their stock.

    Quote Originally Posted by lafos View Post
    I'll buy some. What is your pricing?
    I'd been selling them for $10/box of 10. Thinking I'll sell them for $5/box of 10 ($250 for a full case) at VCF Midwest.

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    Did Athana really announce last call on floppy disks? If so, where did you see that or did you just get lucky?

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    I might have dreamed it but i thought I read somewhere someone was getting into producing floppies again... am I wrong?

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    Quote Originally Posted by mbbrutman View Post
    Did Athana really announce last call on floppy disks? If so, where did you see that or did you just get lucky?
    Quote Originally Posted by falter View Post
    I might have dreamed it but i thought I read somewhere someone was getting into producing floppies again... am I wrong?
    Athana recently sold their business to floppydisk.com and last time I talked with them, it sounded like they were just running on existing stock. Some stuff they apparently still have a lot of, but according to them I bought their very last box of 8" single-sided soft sectored media. I forget if that was early this year or late last year.

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