Don’t try this at home kids!
This article is just so that you know what is involved in advanced data recovery from a ‘broken’ hard disk drive. This really is a specialist process that involves opening up the casing of a hard drive to be able to get at the mechanism itself. What makes your hard drive ‘tick’ when it stops working? Watch this.
ddrescue software for Linux.
HPE Head Platter Extractor is a physical tool used for extracting multiple hard drive platters