[rescue] 68pin to 50pin adapters? (was sparc 10 drive replacements)

Wes Will wwill at siu.edu
Thu Jan 20 12:35:59 CST 2005

Here's a link to a site with pictures of most/all of the standard scsi
connectors, with some info on their use


Maybe that will help you a bit.

At 11:23 AM 1/20/2005 -0700, you wrote:
>since i am faced with getting 68pin drives for my sparc10s, i have
>looked into ebay and find two kinds: MtoM and FtoF. i have never
>actually seen a 68pin drive so i am bewildered. if they have the same
>configuration as 50 pins, as i expect they would, they have a male
>connector, while the 50 pin source has a female connector. so i would
>judge that i need a 50 pin male to a 68pin female adapter.
>are my eyes deceiving me? or am i thinking inproperly?
>[i have no problem with space, since i have a bunch of off-brand 411 box
>equivalents (datastar) which have about an extra half inch between the
>back of the case and the back of the drive.]
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