ISA ( PC ) 8" floppy disk CONTROLLER ???
mhs.stein at gmail.com
Wed Feb 4 15:45:15 CST 2015
Is TG43 available on both the internal 34-pin and
the external DC(DB)-37 connector on the
CompatiCard? Some old posts suggest that it's only
output externally, but the CC manual seems to
treat both internal and external connections to an
8" drive equally valid.
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From: "Chuck Guzis" <cclist at sydex.com>
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> TG43 is also sometimes called "RWC" for reduced
> write current. On many later 8" drives, this is
> a NC.
> On 02/04/2015 10:58 AM, Ali wrote:
>>>> So are you saying that with a CC IV you don't
>>>> need the DBIT adapter,
>>>> for writing, and just need the 34pin to 50pin
>>> Yup. The wiring of the 34-to-50 position
>>> connector is also documented
>>> in the CC manual.
>> I've seen the wiring info in the manual and I
>> just looked through the PDF
>> version of the manual I have. I could not find
>> any mention of TG43 in my
>> quick look through. Do you by any chance know
>> where the info is? Thanks.
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