[vcf-midatlantic] Anyone have an Apple Imagewriter I serial cable I can borrow?

Jameel Akari jakari at bithose.com
Thu Apr 21 02:31:00 UTC 2022


Dan, are you still looking for these?

I can bring the switch box for sure.  I might have that cable too, especially if it’s just DB-25 male-to-male.

— 
Jameel Akari


> On Apr 20, 2022, at 10:24 PM, Dan FitzGerald via vcf-midatlantic <vcf-midatlantic at lists.vcfed.org> wrote:
> 
> I did a dumb and blew out a chip on the Imagewriter II that I was going
> to use as part of my exhibit at VCF East this weekend.  Luckily,
> somebody at work gave me her old Imagewriter I and Macintosh accessory
> kit yesterday!  The problem is that while I need to be able to connect
> my Mac to the printer, I *also* still need to connect my Apple II to
> the printer.
> 
> 
> Does anybody here have an Apple II (DB25) to Imagewriter I (DB25) cable
> that I can borrow for the weekend?
> 
> Bonus question: Does anybody have a DB25 switchbox that I can use to
> connect _two_ computers to a single printer?  Otherwise I am going to
> go along with my original plan of swapping the cables whenever somebody
> needs to print.
> 
> Regards,
> Dan FitzGerald
> They/Them/Theirs
> http://www.vm.ibm.com/devpages/dfitzger



More information about the vcf-midatlantic mailing list