Dec-10 Day announcement from Living Computers: Museum + Labs

Eric Smith spacewar at
Mon Dec 11 13:49:34 CST 2017

On Sun, Dec 10, 2017 at 4:19 PM, Noel Chiappa via cctalk <
cctalk at> wrote:

> Oh, one detail I didn't look at: what's the physical interface this uses?
> Hopefully three of the Berg/DuPont connectors (i.e. what's on the RHxx
> boards, with flat cables going to the adapter to the standard MASSBUS
> connector, a device rejoicing in the name 'Receptacle Housing Assembly');
> the
> original MASSBUS cables (along with the 'Receptacle Housing Assembly' are
> now
> rare as hen's teeth). And there's also the MASSBUS termination...

It uses three 40-pin dual-row headers, so you can cable it to a real
Massbus connector (RHA), or you might be able to cable it directly to the
Berg headers of a DEC Massbus adapter.

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