RL02 Cables

Pete Turnbull pete at dunnington.plus.com
Tue Jun 20 04:22:09 CDT 2017

On 20/06/2017 09:06, Aaron Jackson via cctalk wrote:
> I think I have seen this too, and was actually beginning to wonder if a
> box with the clunky connector was the only "official" way of doing it. I
> believe I read somewhere about bypassing the connector on the back of
> the drive and going straight inside with a ribbon cable. Not sure how
> this would be terminated though, or if it would have to be straight
> through or not.

I've done this once and IIRC it's straight through.  But you need a 
terminator, because the drive just goes into FAULT condition if there's 
no terminator, or it's not connected to a controller.

Pete Turnbull

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