Subject: Re: PC164 MLB Xtal (Was:PC164 memory bus speeed:-)
To: Wilko Bulte <firstname.lastname@example.org>
From: Joe <email@example.com>
Date: 11/04/1999 08:48:40
On Wed, 3 Nov 1999, Wilko Bulte wrote:
> As Joe wrote ...
> > On Wed, 3 Nov 1999, Jan-Hinrich Fessel wrote:
> > > In message <199911022327.PAA12562@random.teraflop.com>you write:
> > > nothing that really relates to this message...
> > >
> > > I just wanted to know what Crystal to put on the PC164 MLB whit a 500MHz CPU
> > > and what combination of IRQ-Jumpers is the correct one.
> > >
> > > My board just came in with a set of Crystals (up to 50.00, 36.6 std.
> > > installed) and IRQ2 jumpered.
> > >
> > > Gruesse
> > > Oskar
> > You will want to use the 50.00 MHz crystal and I think that you want the
> > jumpers to be off. You can the latest documentation for that board at:
> > http://ftp.digital.com/pub/Digital/info/semiconductor/literature/archives.html
> > It even tells you how much torque to put on the heaksink nuts. :)
> Which is not just to be difficult. I know that in the DEC ^H^H^H Compaq
> repair facilities they use a torque wrench to avoid overtightening or
> warping the CPU metal plate.
Yes, but most people don't realize that at 20in-lbs you can torque it with
your hands. If I only could reach the nuts with my fingers. :)