Subject: Re: HELP! RA81 power sequencing jumper, where the heck is that?
To: Gunther Schadow <>
From: Johnny Billquist <>
List: port-vax
Date: 03/22/2002 10:08:17
On Fri, 22 Mar 2002, Gunther Schadow wrote:

> Whatever. Who can tell me where this power sequencing jumper
> is so that I can set it to being the first to spin up?

You have two small round connectors on the back of the drive. Those are
the power sequence in and out. You usually hooked all (or groups) of RA81
together with the power sequence cables, and the drives started in
sequence. About 10 seconds between each drive. The first drive have a
special plug in the in-socket.


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