But see this
i wanna do the same.http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=7m5cil6KezI
and about its age, yes it has worked for about 5 Year but i want to try my luck.
That drive is very different, and the way the do such "unstucking" gives 30% success and 70% fails, and cause to even more damages .And bad blocks will definetly appear, so you need to image it fast and with proper software.
HDD must be opened in clean room/bench, and process should be done with special equipment.