Equium A100-147: need a new disc of restoration as mine has been a scratch

Having a little trouble with my Equium a100-147.
Tried a recovery from disk and I got up to 75% and recovery stopped.
Taken to a computer shop to get it fixed and they couldn't do anything because they do not have a disc of recovery in good condition.

Is there anywhere I can download the image to a different computer, put it on a dvd and restart from that one?

Contact the ASP in your country and order the necessary CD

Here you can find near the ASP in your country

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