Mobo Question

From: Jim Strickland <>
Date: Sat Mar 31 21:38:46 2001

Sounds like it wants a riser with the isa slots on it. Those tended to be
proprietary, you may be out of luck. I know Digital Equipment, Packard Bell,
Radio Shack, and myriad others produced boards like this.

> Hi,
> I'm a long time lurker, first time poster. I recently obtained a mobo that
> was sitting around a local computer store, and am having a little trouble
> with it. It's a 386SX motherboard, with onboard parallel, serial, and PS/2
> connectors. I was planning on building a little box based on this, but the
> problem is the lack of ISA or PCI (obviously) slots. Instead, what i have is
> a bigass connector. It's about 2 1/2 times bigger than a PCI slot. I'm
> thinking this may be an extension to plug in another card with slots, but I
> have no idea. Can anyone help me? If you need more info let me know, i can
> supply it. The brands Faraday and WDC are displayed prominently on a lot of
> the ICs.
> -Lanny

Jim Strickland
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