My Hard Discs

The BBC micro is one of the few 8-bit computers to support hard discs. I have a number of working hard disc units, as well as other "mass-storage" devices and host adapter and controller boards. Please click on the picture links below to learn more:

Akhter Host Adapter

Syquest Drive

Acorn Winchester Disc

Technomatic Winchester Disc

Xebec Winchester Controller

Acorn Winchester Disc 130

Digital Services Digistore

Using Modern SCSI Drives

Akhter Winchester Disc

Akhter & Technomatic Winchesters

Byte-Back Compact Flash Drive

Using the Byte-Back CF Drive

Biscuit Winchester

Acorn World CF Drive

Torch SCSI Adapter

SCSI Mad Miniscribe

CF Converter



Syquest SQ5110

Syquest SQ5200

Using Syquest SQ5110

Using Syquest SQ5200


Flash Format

CF Backup

DFS Backup

CF-PC Transfer

PC-CF Transfer


Syquest 270MB Drive

Using Syquest 270MB Drive

Winnie Box

ADFS Imager


Winnies 2019

Technomatic Rescue

Pi 1MHz

More Technomatic Rescue

Ken Lowe Pi 1MHz

ADFS Imager 2020

Akhter Hard Drive 2020

Using Akhter

More ADFS Imager

UFD Winchester Disc

Acorn Winchester 130 September 2020

Using the Acorn Winchester 130

Double Winchester September 2020

Using the Double Winchester

Ken Lowe Host Adapter

Using the RO3055

Acorn Midwinch

Seagate with MWFS

Lexikon HD352

Using Lexikon HD352


Image NEC OS9

Use Xebec

New NEC OS9 Image

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