[vcf-midatlantic] Help IDing card

Devin Heitmueller devin.heitmueller at gmail.com
Mon Mar 20 14:59:38 EDT 2017

While the specific device isn't listed on the following page, there
are a bunch with similar part numbers.  With a few minutes of reading
I bet you can reverse engineer the format of the part number to
identify it's feature set (in particular whether it's MFM or RLL)



On Mon, Mar 20, 2017 at 2:47 PM, william degnan via vcf-midatlantic
<vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
> On Mon, Mar 20, 2017 at 2:23 PM, Neil Cherry via vcf-midatlantic <
> vcf-midatlantic at lists.vintagecomputerfederation.org> wrote:
>> On 03/20/2017 02:04 PM, Christopher Blackmon via vcf-midatlantic wrote:
>>> I've got a full length 16-bit ISA card with the part # WD1006V-WA2 on it
>>> that I'm
>>> trying to find the spec's for... I've found several that are close via
>>> google, but none
>>> that are exact matches.  Would anyone happento have some info on this
>>> card?
>> A guess (for memory long time ago old): Western Digital Hard Drive
>> interface card. ST-506 (?) insterface. Probably 2 drive interface,
>> each drive needed 1 long and 1 short header cable.
>> I don't know if it supports RLL but I kind of doubt it.
>> I recall jumping into ROM on the card to format the drives. Sorry
>> that's all I have.
> photo?

Devin J. Heitmueller

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