rx01 w/o controller board
ajp166 at bellatlantic.net
Tue Apr 5 16:43:23 CDT 2005
>Subject: Re: rx01 w/o controller board
> From: Brad Parker <brad at heeltoe.com>
>"Eric Smith" wrote:
>>I bid on an RX01 on ebay, hoping it had a controller card. Naturally it's
>>> just the drive. [...] where can I get a controller card [...] Naturally
>>> I have an unibus rx01 controller card, so all I need is a controller card
>>> for this drive, right?
>>I'm completely confused. You have a controller card? Or you don't? If
>Sorry. To much coffee and emulators today :-)
>I bought an RX01 8" drive and it has no drive electronics card on it.
>I have an RX11 M7846 controller (host adapter).
>I assume to make this work I need an electronics card on the RX01 drive
>itself. The drive has what looks like mounting holes for a PCB and I
>the RX11 is way too simple so I assume there is something which bolts
>onto the RX01 drive. And a ribbon cable between them. And a power
Brad did you buy a bare drive? If so you need the cab, power supply and
both logic cards. Yes in the RX01 dual drive there is a pair of cards
that are drive interface and processor. the RX11 is just an interface
to the processor.
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