rx01 w/o controller board

Allison ajp166 at bellatlantic.net
Wed Apr 6 10:04:42 CDT 2005


>Subject: Re: rx01 w/o controller board
>   From: Patrick Finnegan <pat at computer-refuge.org>

>On Wednesday 06 April 2005 03:50, Gooijen H wrote:
>>   Hi Brad,
>>
>> the connection from the controller board (UNIBUS or QBUS) is a
>> straight cable AFAIK. The RX01 and RX02 exist as a table top box and
>> uses a DB25 connector to the controller.
>
>Not all RX01's have a DB25 to connect to the controller, on the ones I 
>recovered with an 11/23 system (rackmount drives), there's just a 
>ribbon cable connecting the two berg connectors on the controller and 
>drive together.

The ones with DB25 were used with Decmate-1 all others only had a 
ribbon cable exiting the box at a bracket to support the cable. 
the DECmate-1 version FYI still has the same baords and cable 
hookup internally so it is usable with any system (after setting
internal dipswitch).

Allison




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