Re: weird cables question

From: Cameron Kaiser (
Date: 2004-01-16 03:19:45

> > > i understand correctly that the general idea is to find some standard type
> > > of cable that can be used to connect two c64s via the joystick port?

> > Standard is precisely the key. I'm looking for low barrier to entry here
> > (obviously I could hack my own cable, yes ;) but I'm more interested in
> > finding something off the shelf that people could set up easily).

> Interfacing Commodore-64 ports using generic cables would seem a march
> hare mission.  I'm afraid I'd have to agree with the others who
> suggest hacking existing cables or rolling your own. 

Obviously, yes, but I'd still like to hear if there are any other suggestions
*other than* making up my own. The point is to make this easily accessible
to other people like myself who are all thumbs with a soldering iron (please
don't say, "practise").

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