[rescue] FREE Sun, SGI, TRS-80 (Boston)

Dave McGuire mcguire at neurotica.com
Thu Oct 9 16:07:48 CDT 2003

On Thursday, October 9, 2003, at 03:26 PM, Curtis H. Wilbar Jr. wrote:
>>> This is in the original 330 case, right ?  Has 3 VME slots and the
>>> boards drop down in vertically under a cover on the top.... (versus
>>> the old VME chassis which had the cards slide in from the rear),
>>> correct ?
>> Yea this is the top-inserting case.
> Nice case... if only it had an extra VME slot or too... I have a
> 3400 cpu (sun3x 33mhz 68030 ... last and fastest of the sun3/3x line),
> memory, rare VX/MVX graphics, and the like.... but I need a bigger
> VME chassis (than the 3 X/110 chassis I have) to play with them... :-(

   That chassis actually has five VME slots...two of which are 6U slots 
off on one side.  It only has three "full size" (9U) slots though.

   There are also two other slots that are specific to memory boards...I 
don't know if they carry any real VME signals or not though.


Dave McGuire                      "My tummy hurts now, but my soul
St. Petersburg, FL                 feels a little better."     -Ed

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