Another disk imaging project

Fred Cisin cisin at xenosoft.com
Sun Aug 7 15:38:37 CDT 2005


On Sun, 7 Aug 2005, Jim Leonard wrote:
> >>Okay, now I've got to ask:  Anything like this for a 1981 8088 PeeCee?
> > There are ISA adapters for PCMCIA.  There are adapters to plug CF into
> > PCMCIA dlots.
> 8-bit ISA adapters?

YES.
There are, or at least WERE, 8 bit ISA PCMCIA adapters.

> To clarify:  I want to add "solid state" storage to a 1982
> IBM PC rev B. machine (to see if I can get any faster I/O than the MFM drive
> hooked up here)

That would certainly reduce the I/O bottleneck,
but 4.77 MHz will never be "fast".

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Grumpy Ol' Fred     		cisin at xenosoft.com



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