Two new Apple toys

From: TeoZ <>
Date: Wed Apr 23 16:20:01 2003

Anybody have an extra one of those cards? Wouldnt mind getting my IIgs
connected to the apple network :)

Also on a related note, where the heck can you find a scsi card for a IIgs
that doesnt cost $50+?

----- Original Message -----
From: "Ethan Dicks" <>
To: <>
Sent: Wednesday, April 23, 2003 4:35 PM
Subject: RE: Two new Apple toys

> --- "Jason J. Gullickson" <> wrote:
> > You know I remember using one of these when I was in school. We had an
> > SE/30 server that ran a lab of mac...mac II something's and then there
> > were these two IIe's in the corner with greenscreens that were somehow
> > attached to the it a localtalk interface?
> Yep. The "Apple Workstation Interface" is an intellegent card that
> fits in late-model Apple IIs (well... it *fits* in all of them, but
> it only _works_ with a IIgs or expanded IIe). It has two 8-pin DINs
> on the end of ribbon cables, one marked with an Apple Localtalk icon,
> one with a printer icon.
> The board itself has a 65SC02, two 6264 SRAMs, a Zilog Z8530 (common
> to Macs, Suns and late-model COMBOARDS ;-), some glue logic, a
> honkin' big Apple ASIC, and some AM26LS30/AM26LS32 level drivers.
> There's a picture at:
> It's the one at the bottom of the page.
> WARNING: Japanese characters are present. Your browser might or might
> not like them. Under the picture, it starts off with "uuaakusuteeshiyon
> kaado" ("Workstation Card" in Katakana).
> -ethan
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