IDC (was: Archive 5945C

From: Fred Cisin <>
Date: Thu Feb 26 13:26:47 2004

On Thu, 26 Feb 2004, Vintage Computer Festival wrote:
> > I find that hard to believe. The SCSI Archive drives I know, are all
> > equipped with connectors as used on flatcables. The 5945C has an edge
> > connector , much like a print card. Dont know how to put it more precisely
> Those are generally refered to as IDC connectors. I wish I knew what IDC
> stood for. I'm not willing to take a guess right now, though I think I am
> close.

"Insulation Displacement Connector"
applies to most crimp-on connectors that peirce the insulation
quick, easy, not as reliable as competent soldering
Received on Thu Feb 26 2004 - 13:26:47 GMT

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