AUI cables in UK?

From: Fred N. van Kempen <>
Date: Wed Mar 10 10:51:27 2004

On Tue, 9 Mar 2004, Ethan Dicks wrote:

> On Tue, Mar 09, 2004 at 05:22:10PM -0000, Antonio Carlini wrote:
> > I guess I could use thickwire too (given a big enough room) but I
> > only have one vampire tap with H4000, no cable and no tools
> > to do the actual attachment (although I do have one of those H4000
> > test devices). With one attachment I'm not sure I can really call it
> > a network :-)
> I have entertained thoughts of a Thickwire segment on my home network. I
> have a couple of vampire taps, at least one intrusive transceiver
> (N connectors rather than the tap), but no cable. I think I would also
> need to at least borrow one of the proper step drills of the day unless
> there's a workable kludge I could do.
> It seems like the perfect thing to hook my Unibus gear to.
I have the cable, the tape and whatnot, just not the time to do
it. Still, it *would* be the ideal thing for the Unibus boxes I
just aquired.. :)


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