me: yeah it was pretty brutal, this external has been hella durable, it's lasted 3 years and i've dropped it many times, on the hard floor at least twice, spontaneously disconnected it without stopping the disk more times than i can remember, and have kept it constantly running at least half that time. my other externals died after even just one incidence of being dropped or being run constantly for just a month.
me: it was the nostradamus of externals
me: but ben's computer is a bitch and is destroying everything connected to it so it went and fried the logic circuit on the PCB and long story short it still *thinks* it's alive, it spins, it tries to boot, but it cant be read, because the logic circuit is totally fried from a powersurge
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