HddSurgery Tools For Western Digital CSS Hard Drives

In our previous article we have shown video guides for using our head replacement tools for Seagate Ramp hard drives.

In this article we will present our head swap tools for Western Digital hard drives which park their heads on … Read more

Head Swap On Seagate Css Hard Drives

After the first head replacement tool made for Maxtor hard drives got top grades, HddSurgery continued researching and developing products for head swap operations on hard drives.

After years of developing and innovating, we are proud to know that our … Read more

Training for HddSurgery data recovery tools

Another big novelty that we have decided to introduce this year, beside data recovery service, is a training for usage our data recovery tools. This idea emerged after numerous requests to provide specific course for clients who are newbies … Read more

Inside the HGST Helium Hard Drive

Helium-filled hard drives may be our future storage option. Increased storage, less noise and reduced heating, reduced power consumption are just some improvements behind these types of hard drives.

Yet, no one had an opportunity to look inside the helium … Read more

Solution for the Jammed Motor on Hard Drives

Introduction of the fluid bearings hasn’t completely eliminated all possibilities for the motor failures during HDD operation. Currently, the biggest problem in this area is the jammed spindle in the bearing housing.

This defect occurs mostly due to shocks or … Read more

Head combs for hard drives with ramp

In the late nineties, IBM has adapted principle of heads parking outside platters, used in some older hard drives, on one of its new 2.5” models. Ramp – special plastic part located outside HDD platters was introduced.

Its purpose was … Read more

Head replacement tools for “landing zone” HDDs

Very important part of HDD functioning is a principle of heads parking while device is turned off. During the decades of HDD development, numerous improvements in this area were seen. These changes positively affected data security, capacity, product lifetime and … Read more

Head replacement tools from HddSurgery

Introduction to head replacement process

Head replacement process refers to the process of replacing defective HDD heads with the heads from identical and functional hard disk drive. This process must be performed in order to recover data from disks that … Read more