Small DEC QBUS backplane

Nigel Johnson nw.johnson at
Sun Jan 31 08:02:48 CST 2021

Not so lucky n Canada!  They wanted $28 shipping!

So I got a box of 10 for $28 - but delivery end of Feb.

Back burner until then!



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Skype:  TILBURY2591 nw.johnson at

On 2021-01-31 12:28 a.m., Glen Slick via cctalk wrote:
> On Sat, Jan 30, 2021 at 6:16 PM Nigel Johnson via cctalk
> <cctalk at> wrote:
>> I can't go very far with the EXB8200 because I don't have a cartridge
>> for it.  I am now trying the Compaq DLT4000.
> You can still get boxes of sealed never used EXABYTE 112M 8mm data
> tapes cheap. For example a quick search turned up a box of 5 sealed
> tapes for $6 including shipping:
> I didn't try searching for items located in Canada, I suppose that
> might make things a bit more expensive.

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