[rescue] Hardware Question: Vax 4000 and Rack Mounts

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Thu Apr 24 17:03:52 CDT 2003

On Thursday, April 24, 2003, at 06:00 PM, vance at neurotica.com wrote:
>>> There's also a rack-mount version of the VAX4000 chassis.  It is
>>> shorter and deeper.  The drives still go on the front, but the
>>> backplane is horizontal.  Right-angle connectors for any cords that
>>> plug in to the cards is a very good idea.
>>    Yup, that's what my 700a is mounted in.  Those things are carved 
>> out
>> of solid blocks of unobtainium.
> They're available from resellers for $$$.

   They turn up every once in a while, but most resellers don't actually 
have them.


Dave McGuire              "I'm willing to sacrifice my ass for the sake
St. Petersburg, FL                    of good food."    -Kurt Huhn

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