Ee?prom burners [Was: Re: CUBIX/6809 updates]

woodelf bfranchuk at jetnet.ab.ca
Tue Dec 13 17:19:05 CST 2005


Brian Wheeler wrote:

>In college we wire-wrapped a pdp-8.  The final was to repair it in 2
>hours after the instructor had made several changes to either the wire
>wrappings, chip orientation (hot chips!) or PAL changes.  The 2nd
>semester was wire-wrapping a 6809-based FLEX system.
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Was that the CMOS pdp chip or a TTL designed PDP?

>That said, the only thing that's really kept me from building machines
>(heh, besides time and money!) is the lack of an eprom (or eeprom)
>burner.
>
>What do you guys recommend?  Are there instructions for PC-driven
>burners online somewhere that seem reasonable?  If not homebuilt, what's
>a reasonable price for one?
>
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Use of  a EEPROM may be a better idea as I  think there are low cost designs
that hang off the printer port to burn a eeprom. I think commercial 
burners  run  at
$399+  but I can't say for sure.

>Thanks!
>Brian
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