Seagate Laptop Bent Heads

On January 10th, 2013, posted in: Daily Clean Room Data Recovery Report by

Drive Model: ST9500325AS Seagate Momentus 5400.6 500gb

Location: Data Recovery Los Angeles

Customer Problem: Drive beeps. This is a laptop secondary drive that failed after a few months of little use. Drive failed after laptop was dropped.

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These are the heads that came out of the seagate laptop hard drive. They are supposed to be perfectly straight, but as you can see they are curved and stretched out like a rubber band. The heads are damaged, but the platters are fine. With new parts we can rebuild this hard drive in our clean room and recover the data.

 

 

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