[Coco] 100 NB ZIP Drives
neilsmorr at hotpop.com
Thu Feb 24 18:53:09 EST 2005
I bought CDRW on eBay, 50 for $11 inc. S&H. Now DVDRW are getting cheap.
----- Original Message -----
From: <KnudsenMJ at aol.com>
> Wow! I guess ZIP disks are considered obsolete in these CD_RW days, and
> being blown at fire sale prices. Last time I bought some, they were $12
> $25 apiece -- but it's been a while since I've bought any at Staples.
> I know that ZIP upgraded to 250 MB drives and disks, same physical size,
> that may be part of it.
> I also noticed that after I "upgraded" my Norton Utilities, the Rescue
> function no longer supports making a ZIP disk backup. So Norton must have
> off ZIP too.
> Too bad, those are my major backup medium on my PC. Much easier to use
> CD-RW, which I can do but use only to make music disks.
> Anyone know the current status of ZIP disks? --Mike K.
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