CD-ROM recovery software?
amcnabb at mcnabbs.org
Wed Apr 8 11:57:22 MDT 2009
On Wed, Apr 08, 2009 at 11:31:45AM -0600, Nicholas Leippe wrote:
> I would not put a cracked CD into any drive. That's flying, plastic shards
> waiting to happen. Especially since most drives now are 32x or faster--they
> are spinning very fast. 52x is 10k rpm, 65m/s linear velocity on the outer
> edge. That's a lot of force for a cracked disk to have to withstand.
I'm pretty sure they did this in a Mythbusters once. I really think you
should copy the CD before it explodes.
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