PDP 8/e memory boards

From: Lawrence LeMay <lemay_at_cs.umn.edu>
Date: Fri Jul 28 10:39:55 2000

> >I also have a 16K core set, does anyone have any information on that
> >board? The highgate docs appear to be for a hex wide 16k board.
> >
> My scan on highgate is the 8/A version. I didn't know a DEC 16k was available
> for the 8/E, was this third party?. What are the board numbers?

Its a Dataram Corporation DR-118. 16K x 12. Its a 3 board stack, plugs into
only one quad slot, but the thickness prevents use of a second quad slot
in the 8/E omnibus. This was apparently pulled from a working 8/E
system a year ago. I bought it on Ebay. 16K using only 2 slots instead
of 6, and not needing 8 of those 'top' connectors, sounded like a
bargain to me (assuming it works).

-Lawrence LeMay
Received on Fri Jul 28 2000 - 10:39:55 BST

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