Paul Anderson useddec at
Mon Mar 7 23:17:28 CST 2016

I found my programmers panel, but none have cables.Do you have the DEC part

On Thu, Mar 3, 2016 at 11:03 AM, Jon Elson <elson at> wrote:

> On 03/03/2016 12:52 AM, jwsmobile wrote:
>> Anyone have a source for IDC cables / supplies?  I'm in need of some 40,
>> 50 and various other cables and connectors.
>> I need some specifically for dec systems so those would be even better.
>> The most urgent need is cables for the PDP 8/A front panel cabling. They
>> are all 40 pin.  I've got a unit with the programmers panel, so need cables
>> for it and for the basic power panel.
>> Generally, you can make the 40-pin DEC cables yourself.  All you need is
> cable, the connectors and a vise.
> I do these all the time.  (Harder is the DEC proprietary printed ribbon
> cables.)
> Jon

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