was "Re: old 386 pc, vga port" now DS1287
doc at mdrconsult.com
Tue Oct 14 17:52:17 CDT 2008
Brad Parker wrote:
> Am I high to think that if I buy one of the DS1287's on ebay it might
> work? Or all those so old that it's a waste of money? Anyone try
I've bought DS1287s off eBay that work fine. I always socket the
little bastards when I replace them though. :)
> I'm going after the DS1287 with a dremel tonight and solder a 3v battery
> to it :-) hi ho!
I've considered buying a minimum lot of new ones from Maxim. that'd
set me up for another 20 years or so. I'd have about 992 to sell, too!
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