From: Professor Dredd (profdredd_at_yahoo.com)
Date: 2002-10-25 22:45:15
Yep, it's a parallel cable for use with certain Fast DOS enhancements and copiers and disk copiers like Burst Nibbler and 21-Second Backup. Programs which make use of this cable can achieve very fast transfer speeds. Here are some links for you: http://groups.google.com/groups?hl=en&lr=&newwindow=1&safe=off&q=21+sec+backup&btnG=Google+Search&meta=group%3Dcomp.sys.cbm (Copy and paste it into the Address bar of your web browser if it's not clickable) http://sta.c64.org/cbmpar.html http://www.funet.fi/pub/cbm/c64/diskutil/diskcopy/index.html --- William Levak <email@example.com> wrote: > > I have come across a 1541 disk drive with a strange adapter on it. > There > is a 9 pin D connector on the outside. This is connected to an > adapter > that goes between the 6522 and it's socket at UC1. The wires are > connected to pins 2-9. These are for PA0-7 on the 6522, which are > normally unused on the 1541. > > Does anyone know what this is for? ===== C-64 and Apple II website - http://8bit.at/go6502 __________________________________________________ Do you Yahoo!? Y! Web Hosting - Let the expert host your web site http://webhosting.yahoo.com/ Message was sent through the cbm-hackers mailing list
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