Subject: Re: I need specs ASAP :-(
To: Varga Akos Endre <>
From: Brian D Chase <>
List: port-vax
Date: 09/30/1998 17:42:54
On Wed, 30 Sep 1998, Varga Akos Endre wrote:
> On Wed, 30 Sep 1998 wrote:

> > For reference, I think the RM05/256Mb-CDC drives needed 220/240V at about 14A
> > (start current, 10A run) to run them, and the RM02/03/80Mb-CDC (67Mb?) used
> > 120V @ probably 10A+.   Exactly *WHY* anyone would want one these days is
> > beyond me...  I'd be looking for a SCSI controller, or at least a controller

> For its historical value :) And getting a SCSI controller for a TPA1148
> (hungarian PDP-11/40 clone with upgraded components) would be somwhat
> hard too ;-)

As long as it's Unibus based it shouldn't be a problem.  The bad part
being that the cost of a Unibus MSCP to SCSI disk controller is quite
high.  Even used ones can cost many hundreds of US$.

Historical reasons are good ones though :-)

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