On Mon, 29 Oct 2001, MagerValp wrote: > NW> Actually I checked the right-side port on the 8296, I don't have > NW> an 8032-SK. On normal machines the cassette port on the back side > NW> should be easily accessible even by a DB25 connector housing, but > NW> I don't think this works with the SK style left or right port. I'll write the PET version so that it supports both devices #1 and #2. In that way, you can always use the port on the back, which is #1 or #2, depending on how the main board is installed in the case. > I just tried with two generic DB25 connectors and it didn't fit in > either of my 8032-SK's ports -- about a mm or two too wide. Both of > these have locking screws. The SX-64's keyboard connector is a DB25 > with no screws and it fits without problems. Well, I was going to install the cassette port connector so that its narrow part (excluding the base part that has holes for mounting screws) is entirely outside the DB9-DB25 adapter case. If the mounting screw holes of the DB25 end of the DB9-DB25 adapter case make the whole combination too wide, they can be sawed off, and the package can be secured with some glue if needed. Marko Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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