RE: weird cables question

From: Anders Carlsson (
Date: 2004-01-16 09:02:46

On Fri, 16 Jan 2004, Baltissen, GJPAA (Ruud) wrote:

>> Would using a edge cutter to snip off the unwanted
>> metal leg on one or both of the ends be a "simple"
>> enough modification to a ready-made cable?
> "Leg", you mean pin?. Yes it would, but there is only one
> catch. The part you stick in the joystickport must be female.
> And therefor it won't have any "legs" to cut :)

Oops. I just realized that. A strong pin is not able to push
away the lead inside the connector neither. Oh well, cut off
the pins inside the C64 joystick port then. ;-/

Anders Carlsson

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