Hello. I'd like to share a bit of my free time for contributing to this project. I found at least 20-25 game (IBM PC) discs sold locally that I could add to the database. Need guidance just with selecting the best external (or internal, if sata to usb enclosures work just as well) dvd/cd drive for this purpose. It's possible I will contribute more than this, as I have  a decent amount of free time in the near future. Can give more info/proof of competence if requested. Thanks.


From the drives on the wiki page, I could only find this model to buy right away and without hassle, for around ~$100, which I am willing to spend.
good deal ?

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$100 is a little bit too much if you ask me, but in the end its of course up to you how much money you are willing to spend for something smile

PX-760A (+30), PX-W4824TA (+98), GSA-H42L (+667), GDR-8164B (+102), SH-D162D (+6), SOHD-167T (+12)

If you hop on the discord we can help you find a deal. 30$ is a good deal, 40$ isn't uncommon, 50-60$ is common for compatible plextors.

Found the invite link only to realise I was already on that server. I didn't know it was connected to redump.
I'm there. please advise me towards a better deal if any smile

Finally managed to get some drives.. 3x PX-716A. Not tested yet as I don't have ide to sata/usb adapter. https://imgur.com/a/jGFLi1g $75 incl shipping. good deal?