[vcf-midatlantic] Semi OT: TI Silent 700 Cable
dnotarnicola at gmail.com
Fri Mar 25 09:42:43 EDT 2016
Corey, Bill: Thank you! You guys rock. I will try the PCC route first and
then I'll hit you up, Corey, if that doesnt pan out. I probably would need
it sooner to make sure I can get communications going between the 745 and
my linux box via usb-serial.
The reason i stated Semi OT is because it was a request for assistance
rather than a contribution of knowledge.
On Friday, March 25, 2016, william degnan via vcf-midatlantic <
vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> On Fri, Mar 25, 2016 at 6:51 AM, Corey Cohen via vcf-midatlantic <
> > > On Mar 24, 2016, at 11:38 PM, Dean Notarnicola via vcf-midatlantic <
> > >
> > > Does anyone happen to have in their dusty vaults, a TI Silent 700
> > Auxiliary
> > > EIA Cable (TI 983847)? This is essentially a 15 pin to 25 pin RS-232
> > > cable. I am hoping to use the Silent 700 745 in my VCF exhibit (I could
> > > make a cable, but I'm being lazy) Thanks in advance.
> > I can loan you one I made for my 743. I need it back though.
> > Do you want me to bring it to just bring it to VCF? Or do you want it
> > earlier to test with? Email me directly.
> > Btw. Why is it off topic. It's about VCF and a 745 is most likely over
> > 35 years old and a great alternative to a noisy teleteype. The only
> > that sucks is the cassette ASR versions were very limited and expensive
> > you still needed a paper tape setup to match a teletype.
> > Cheers,
> > Corey
> > corey cohen
> > uǝɥoɔ ʎǝɹoɔ
> I just placed an order through Pacific Custom Cable for my VAX serial
> connector. Cheap, fast. They would have this.
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