[rescue] SparcStation Voyager - hard drive
rescue at sunhelp.org
Tue Dec 4 18:47:08 CST 2001
Who used them before you got them - govt, private company? Just curious how
you came into upwards of 6 (or more) of these rare machines...
BTW, www.powerbook1.com is now sellig 10 gig HDs w/IDE-SCSI adapter for
$399 - used to be 6.4 gig...
----- Original Message -----
From: "Mike Nicewonger" <twmaster at twmaster.com>
To: <rescue at sunhelp.org>
Sent: Monday, December 03, 2001 3:32 PM
Subject: Re: [rescue] SparcStation Voyager - hard drive
> The external connector is 50 pin. The internal connector is a 44 pin
> hard disk you need is a 2.5" format SCSI drive. The drive is not so hard
> find. the mounting plate and cable will be lots of fun.
> I have built at least 6 Voyager's out of parts and broken machines so this
> can speak with authorita on :)
> Mike N
> On Mon, 03 Dec 2001, you wrote:
> > The docs I have been able to find say that it is a 50 pin
> > connector. Is it a standard 50 pin connector or were
> > these drives made special for the Voyager?
> > I can probably make a bracket, and it appears that Sun
> > still sells the cables, so the only hard part I can see
> > is locating a drive.
> > > On Mon, 03 Dec 2001, you wrote:
> > > > Third question (and last for now :-) It has no hard drive (probably
> > > > because it was set up to be an Xterm and attempts to boot off the
> > > > I have a 411 box connected to it at the moment but would like to
> > > > this a little bit more portable by getting an internal drive for it.
> > > > Anyone have a 2.5" SCSI drive & bracket & SCSI cable for a Voyager?
> > >
> > > Good luck. Those bits are unobtanium unless you get lucky and find
> > > whole Voyager.
> > >
> > > Mike N
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