From: Gene Buckle <>
Date: Tue Oct 12 16:50:22 2004

> > I may (and I emphisize _may_) be getting a VAX 6000/610 for the cost of
> > shipping it. Is there a SCSI adapter available for this machine? I'd
> > like to avoid running RA series drives if I can avoid it.
> Other options:
> If it has CI you can use a HSJ CI -> SCSI controller
> If it has DSSI you can use HSD DSSI -> SCSI controller
> I have observed these for reasonable prices on Ebay.
> The CI solution you would need a star coupler as well, if you don't have
> one, which also can be had for small $ but are a pain to ship as they are
> mostly air in a heavy metal cabinet.
Thanks for the info. It turns out that it has the DSSI -> SCSI option. I
don't know what kind of drives are in the second cabinet though. I'm
wondering if it would be possible to add more cpu boards to this beast...


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