Thanks for that. They seem a much more reasonable price. I will get one of those.
From: cctalk <cctalk-bounces at classiccmp.org> On Behalf Of Douglas Taylor
Sent: 26 November 2018 17:15
To: Dave Wade via cctalk <cctalk at classiccmp.org>
Subject: Re: DEC bits wanted
On 11/26/2018 7:50 AM, Dave Wade via cctalk wrote:
I have a VAXStation 4000/VLC which I would like to try to use as a
workstation. I have a keyboard and mouse, but can't find any connector
for the video port in the UK, and the only thing I can find in the USA
which comes in at around $100 by the time I and import charges, VAT
etc and its rather more than I wanted to pay.
G4UGM & EA7KAE
<p.s. Another keyboard would be useful, the one I have is from a VT
terminal. Would also like a TK70 to fill the hole in the VAX/4000
I have a VS4000/VLC also, the video cable is a BC29G-9 (DEC cable number,
can be found on ebay).
Instead of a DEC Tube type CRT (which are hard to find, tough to lift), I used a
DELL LCD monitor, VGA input, connecting it with a RGB/BNC to VGA cable
(also available on ebay for cheap, see item 302968358241). I found a number
of the DELL monitors would operate with the Sync-on-Green with no