Re: X(E)1541-cable connected to a 128D?

From: Robin Harbron (
Date: 1999-02-05 16:58:28

Martijn van Buul wrote:
> Is it 'safe' to hookup an X(E)1541 cable to a 128D and use
> the internal drive from StarCommander? I've got some big files to
> transfer that just won't fit on a 1541 disk, and I've got no
> seperate 1571 drive around. Would it be necessary to make the 128
> 'crash' ?

I've done this, and it worked okay at the standard speeds, but
the turbo didn't work for me.  I didn't have to crash the 128D,
I just had to clear the serial bus with a LOAD"$",8 or something.

I won't guarantee that this is healthy for the machine, of course,
but it did work.
Robin Harbron
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