WTB: AUI cables
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Tue Nov 17 18:13:43 CST 2020
On 11/17/20 12:55 PM, Bill Gunshannon via cctalk wrote:
> For those who might be curious, the screw-on type AUI were a
> requirement for TEMPEST installs back in the day. I used to have a
> bunch of them, too. TEMPEST PC's would have a short cable going from
> the network card (frequently Western Digital WD8003E) to the bulkhead
> connector to make the transition inside the beefed up TEMPEST case.
> Those were the days!!
> By the way, I still have a bunch of AUI to 10BaseT transceivers still
> in their cute little cardboard boxes. Their marketing life was short
> and people I worked for ended out with more spares than they could
> ever hope to use. I imagine they are getting rare at this point.
I still see AUI to 10BaseT or even 10Base2 transceivers quarterly, if
not monthly in a few different haunts.
Grant. . . .
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