Burned harddrive (with photos)

This is a hard drive i retrieved from really bad fire on a small warehouse.

The hard drive was a seagate 250gb IDE that was laying around not working anymore. I have never seen such level of destruction on a hard drive!

This is the hard drive:


And this is after the fire.
http://img512.imageshack.us/img512/3355/05042010328.jpg

http://img717.imageshack.us/img717/3551/05042010331j.jpg

http://img188.imageshack.us/img188/8662/05042010327.jpg

http://img530.imageshack.us/img530/2586/05042010323.jpg

http://img219.imageshack.us/img219/9519/05042010324.jpg

http://img219.imageshack.us/img219/2185/05042010325.jpg

Not magnetism on this one whatsoever!

http://img707.imageshack.us/img707/50/05042010332.jpg

http://img243.imageshack.us/img243/3760/05042010329.jpg

http://img17.imageshack.us/img17/4821/05042010330.jpg

This is what happened to the aluminium case while it was literaly driping on the floor!



Some people just wished me good luck getting any good data from this baby :na:
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  1. wow. that sucks :S
  2. Did you ever get any data out?
  3. Don't dig up 2 year old post and respond on them please. Ditto for post more than a few months old too. I'm not trying to be rude , just pointing out proper forum (any forum not just Tom's) ettiquette. Thank you.
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