Changing wire-wrap configurations on DEC circuit boards
ajp166 at verizon.net
Mon Feb 13 19:29:46 CST 2017
On 02/13/2017 06:45 PM, Earl Evans wrote:
> Hi there,
> I've got a couple of DEC QBUS boards (including a quad SLU) for which
> configuration is set by wire-wrap jumpers. I don't have a wire-wrap tool,
> and have found that trying this by hand without one is not workable.
> Has anyone come up with a clever way to permit reconfiguration of these
> boards without semi-permanent changes? Or, alternatively, what wire-wrap
> tool would you recommend?
> - Earl
I use wirewrap as the spacing and distance between boards does not
permit anything else.
OK too makes a good simple hand tool and more elaborate ones as needed.
Its worth the
tool even if you go with the simple hand tool that looks sorta like a
Keep in mind with Qbus unless you insert grant cards you can't double
I only have 8 Qbus systems from LSI-11 through MicroVAX.
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