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post #11 of 45
3 seconds in the microwave ought to do it
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Thermite!?!?!?!
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Stare at it really hard.
    
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post #14 of 45
A shot in the water first, then microwave for 3 seconds, then you simply have to magnet your hard drive with a strong magnet.
It should be fine after that.

You may still want to buff each single platter, like if it was a scratched dvd, but this time just never stop and make sure you break the data layer.
post #15 of 45
Launch it into space, expose it to sub zero temperatures, and wait for space debris to tear it apart.
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post #16 of 45
Take the platters out and sand them for a while with some medium-grit sandpaper. Then attack it with a propane blow torch.
post #17 of 45
Quote:
Originally Posted by Zcypot View Post
As tittle states, is it?.
Data has been recovered from hard drives that have re-entered Earth's atmosphere (and then sat out in the elements for 6 months)... so probably not.
Edited by MCBrown.CA - 4/12/11 at 11:22am
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Oh wow. Thats ridiculous.
    
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post #19 of 45
Three words:

WILL IT BLEND?!?
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post #20 of 45
Make it look like this:


Or, as a failsafe
    
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