Subject: Re: VAX7000 3-phase
To: Lord Isildur <>
From: Gunther Schadow <>
List: port-vax
Date: 03/02/2002 22:11:44
Lord Isildur wrote:

> hey, does anybody know if one can make modifications to a vax 7000
> similar to the conversion on a 6000 to run on single phase power? 
> theres a 7720 on ebay right now... 
> happy hacking,
> isildur

Isildur, I don't *know* it but I very much expect it to be possible.
The only reason why it would be impossible seems to me the presence
of 3-phase blower-motors, but they didn't even use those in the
11/780. Go ahead, I'm delighted you are looking out for larger
VAXen again :-)


Gunther Schadow, M.D., Ph.D.          
Medical Information Scientist      Regenstrief Institute for Health Care
Adjunct Assistant Professor        Indiana University School of Medicine