Freeware to wipe using DOD 5220 standard

I need a program that will wipe a drive clean using the Dept. Of Defense 5220 standard. I have looked into almost everything but have not found a good freeware solution (keep in mind I would have paid the $30 to get it, it's not for me).

Anybody have any ideas? Comments only. I will invite an answer.
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j_powersAsked:
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waffleironheadCommented:
try this

www.cyberscrub.com

waffle
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waffleironheadCommented:
sorry that wasnt freeware just 15 day trial
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MiddlePathCommented:
Eraser is freeware. It supports US DoD 5220-22M which overwrite the data 7 times. Personally, I feel more secure to select Gutmann's Patterns which overwrite the data 35 times.

Download Eraser 5.6 for Windows 95, 98, ME, NT 4.0, 2000 and XP
http://www.heidi.ie/eraser/download.asp

Eraser Review
http://www.buzzys.net/eraser.html
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j_powersAuthor Commented:
I saw eraser, but it's a utility you use in an OS. I am looking for something that will work in DOS where I don't have to open a computer and pull out a hard drive.
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waffleironheadCommented:
btw dos is an os
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j_powersAuthor Commented:
DOS is an OS that can be loaded via floppy and keeps the hard drive free to be scrubbed.
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j_powersAuthor Commented:
Ended up purchasing a wipe program. Go ahead and close.
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Glen A.IT Project ManagerCommented:
Can do.
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