On 04/25/2012 12:52 AM, Jim Brain wrote: > On 4/24/2012 3:34 PM, Bil Herd wrote: >> It also may have still been called the 264 at this point. > Which brings up: > > I want to better understand the funky expansion port connector rationale. > > I understand the mini-din rationale (minimal room for connectors on back > of C116) > But, did moving from .1" to .08" spacing on 44 pin connector really > create that much value? Yes... since the 264 series uses a 50 pin connector in what looks like the same space as the 44pin connector of the C64, allowing C= to use the same steel bracket for the port. Gerrit Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing listReceived on 2012-04-25 16:00:04
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