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    Default What Can You Build Out of 64 Floppy Disc Drives.......

    .......8 hard disc drives, and two scanners?

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    That was interesting for me because I'm a nerd. But even I kept thinking "waaaaay too much time on your hands buddy!"

    Wonder how long it takes to program a song?
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    A time machine.
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    An 8-track player!
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    A roaring fire
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    A mess....
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    Default Re: What Can You Build Out of 64 Floppy Disc Drives.......

    By splitting storage, you can build one VERY secure document storage receptacle. My work computer split anything I saved between two hard drives.
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    Thats how these things work, right?
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    Wow, that is impressive certainly. I never would have thought to compose music with the sounds of printers and old floppy drives... Though I did use the beep of a power switch to a printer in a song once, but that's slightly less impressive.

    Still, though, whenever I see things like this I have to think to myself... But was the music really any better quality than an orchestra or even a normal video game? Not really.

    I mean... what do you do with it once it's made? You certainly can't transport it easily and I'm sure it takes weeks to program a single song like this. The impracticality of an invention like this lessens the awe-factor a ton for me.

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    Default Re: What Can You Build Out of 64 Floppy Disc Drives.......

    Quote Originally Posted by FenceMan View Post
    The impracticality of an invention like this lessens the awe-factor a ton for me.
    It's art.
    Art doesn't need to be practical.


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