Re: Help with SX64 User Port?

Date: Wed, 28 Jun 2017 16:36:49 +0200
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> On 2017-06-28, at 15:51, smf <> wrote:
> On 28/06/2017 14:13, Baltissen, GJPAA (Ruud) wrote:
>> The reason to discard the IEEE bus was the fact that the cables were too expensive so they designed the IEC bus.
> I believe it was the connector on the motherboard that was the main problem.

Doubt that. They could have used whatever cheaper connector instead of the I3E and in some models/revisions they did...

> You could charge a fortune for a drive cable if someone wanted a drive, but you wouldn't want to lumber all the tape users with that cost.
> They should have just used the user port.

.. use an edge connector as USER PORT.

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