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by lcoughey
Thu Oct 05, 2017 5:44 pm
Forum: Seagate Hard Drive Recovery
Topic: 12TB BarraCuda Pro, IronWolf and IronWolf Pro
Replies: 0
Views: 20

12TB BarraCuda Pro, IronWolf and IronWolf Pro

Just when you think they can't get any bigger, Seagate announces 12TB hard drives. Time to rethink not charging extra for larger capacity hard drives.

http://www.seagate.com/ca/en/about-seag ... master-pr/
by lcoughey
Wed Oct 04, 2017 5:30 pm
Forum: Seagate Hard Drive Recovery
Topic: Log of Seagate DM Series Issues
Replies: 36
Views: 10550

Re: Log of Seagate DM Series Issues

Model: ST1500DM003
P/N: 9YN16G-302
FW: CC4C
Site: SU
SN: S24
Date: 12356
# of heads: 5 (0,1,2,3,4)

Symptom: Thrashing and Spins Down
Cause: Fatal Head Crash
Solution: Unrecoverable, DOA
by lcoughey
Tue Oct 03, 2017 6:13 pm
Forum: Western Digital Hard Drive Recovery
Topic: WD10JPLX-00MBPT0 -> Hitachi Rebranded
Replies: 0
Views: 30

WD10JPLX-00MBPT0 -> Hitachi Rebranded

WD10JPLX-00MBPT0 = HTS721010A9E630
Needs Hitachi ARM HTS710 family in PC3000 utility

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by lcoughey
Mon Oct 02, 2017 12:20 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Hot Air Soldering Station
Replies: 2
Views: 131

Re: Hot Air Soldering Station

Thus far, it seems to work pretty good. Considering the price, it has already paid for itself.
by lcoughey
Fri Sep 29, 2017 1:01 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: Odd thing happened
Replies: 0
Views: 28

Odd thing happened

I've heard of cases where technicians have removed the boot drive from a Windows system, connected it as a slave to another system, copied files to it and when the drive is put back into the system, the copied data all disappears. But, I just had a case where we copied 1.5TB of data to a client pre-...
by lcoughey
Fri Sep 29, 2017 12:21 pm
Forum: Seagate Hard Drive Recovery
Topic: Log of Seagate DM Series Issues
Replies: 36
Views: 10550

Re: Log of Seagate DM Series Issues

Model: ST3000DM001
P/N: 1CH166-571
FW: CC43
Site: WU
SN: W1F
# of heads: 6 (0,1,2,3,4,5)

Symptom: Inaccessible Drive gets stuck at BSY
Cause: Damaged glist, Head 2 has some slow downs and read errors
Solution: cleared glist
by lcoughey
Thu Sep 28, 2017 3:51 pm
Forum: RAID / NAS Data Recovery
Topic: 8 x 2TB RAID 6 with 4 Drvie Failure - Pricing comparrison
Replies: 1
Views: 30

8 x 2TB RAID 6 with 4 Drvie Failure - Pricing comparrison

We have a RAID 6 case here now from a NAS with 4 of 8 (4TB) drives failed due to a power surge. We did some pricing around to see how our prices compared with other labs, all converted to Canadian dollars for consistency: Recovery Force Price Range: $2800 - $7000 (actually being done for $2800) Seag...
by lcoughey
Thu Sep 28, 2017 3:36 pm
Forum: General Discussions
Topic: is it possible?
Replies: 1
Views: 31

Re: is it possible?

If the encryption is enabled and the password is set, there is no way anyone will be able to recover your files.
by lcoughey
Fri Sep 22, 2017 6:15 pm
Forum: Seagate Hard Drive Recovery
Topic: Log of Seagate DM Series Issues
Replies: 36
Views: 10550

Re: Log of Seagate DM Series Issues

Model: ST2000DL003
P/N: 9VT166-302
FW: CC3C
Site: SU
SN: 6YD
# of heads: 6 (0,1,2,3,4,5)

Symptom: does not even try to spin
Terminal Error: DTC Init (or) Training Failed
Fix: Saved ROM and wrote to donor PCB
by lcoughey
Fri Sep 22, 2017 5:13 pm
Forum: DeepSpar
Topic: PCIe SSD Add-On
Replies: 0
Views: 47

PCIe SSD Add-On

It is now clear that the interface of the future for solid state drives (SSDs) is PCI Express (PCIe). Samsung, the leading manufacturer of SSDs, announced at the Samsung SSD Global Summit 2016 that they project 111 million PCIe SSDs to be shipped in 2018 versus only 25 million SATA SSDs. Effectively...