This is a very interesting article on the FCopy program which was the first to take the time to top copy a C64 disk from 25 minutes to 8 minutes and then to 4.5 minutes.
It’s a great read.
The story of FCopy (CLICK HERE for the FULL article)
FasTrac \ 128 by Mike J Henry (Basement Boys Software)
This was a fast disk copier – BUT I do not think it copied protected disk
*> FASTRAC DISK COPY : FASTEST 1571/1541 BACKUP TO DATE!
*> FASTRAC FILE COPY: SUPPORTS ANY COMMODORE COMPATIBLE DRIVES!
*> FASTRAC M/L MONITER: EXPLORE COMPUTER OR DRIVE MEMORY!
*> FASTRAC DIRECTORY EDITOR: EDIT & REORGANIZE ANY DIRECTORY!
*> FACTRAC IBM/MFM DISK COPIER: FAST CORY STANDARD IBM DISK!
*> FASTRAC 1581 DUPLICATOR: ULTRAFAST SINGLE:/DUEL BACKUPS!
DOWNLOAD SOFTWARE HERE: fastrac128-BasementBoys
DOWNLOAD MANUAL HERE: fastrac128
This was an interest article found in TPUG magazine. Which stood for the Toronto PET User Group. I don’t know how many issues there were, but I have 25 issues from Feb 1984 to Aug-Sept 1986.
To Copy Protect, or Not to Copy Protect
This was an article from GeoWorld Magazine Issue #20
ASCII & Screen Codes
plus Partner 128 and Deluxe Pain II by Electronic Arts
For The Beginner – Leroy Cheatsheet