Subject: Re: Printer interface?
To: firstname.lastname@example.org <email@example.com>
From: Chris Craft <firstname.lastname@example.org>
Date: 07/15/1999 14:37:53
> > I have an LP-26 printer that I'm dying to get hooked up. (I guess since
> > I haven't tripped any circuit breakers yet, this might be a sure
> > thing!) However, I don't have an interface to hook it to any of my
> > machines. I'd love to hook it to my MicroVAX II in the big rack
> > cabinet, thus improving the Vax Coolness Factor of this system by at
> > least 2. So, I guess what I'm looking for is a Q22 card (hopefully with
> > cabinet kit and cable) to interface the LP-26 with the uVII. Anyone
> > know which part(s) I need and where I might scare them up?
> Um, what kind of interface does it have? If it's serial it's
> pretty easy. Parallel interfaces are a bit rarer.
It has what appears to be a db50 connector on the back. (Lazy me, I
haven't actually counted the pins.)