[vcf-midatlantic] SOT 10base-5 LAN parts

VAXman at tmesis.org VAXman at tmesis.org
Thu Jun 30 19:54:32 EDT 2016

Evan Koblentz via vcf-midatlantic writes: 

>>> How do you envision it being installed in our current space? For
>examp= le, would we need to hang a cable ladder from the ceiling so
>wires can co= nnect the minicomputer area to where our router will be in
>the workshop a= rea? (Looks will matter, given that we're a museum, not
>a lab.) 
>Another question is, what's the advantage to connecting some of the
>minis=  to the Internet? We can't keep that sort of equipment running

Power and process cooling woould be the major impediments; otherwise, just 
consideration for the wear and tear on the old kit.

As for the cabling, I prefer to see the overhead cable conduit approach.

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