Piggybacking 74LS logic chips to confirm a suspected fault
ard at p850ug1.demon.co.uk
Fri Dec 25 13:38:42 CST 2015
> One recalls those execrable low-profile cheap sockets from TI in the
> early 70s. Horrible stuff.
Those were about the worst!
> Aren't in fact, all wirewrap (board+pin) board sockets machine-pin? I
> don't recall seeing one that wasn't. Given the great track record of
> wire-wrapped designs that says something, surely.
I have certainly seen, and may even still have, some formed-pin
(i.e. not turned pin) wire-wrap DIL sockets. I have no intention of
every using them though!
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