Brian if you make a new cable, could you photograph your progress? I think I'd like to make one myself and document it on my site, so that the process can be made clear enough for anyone with even a limited degree of soldering ability.
On 1 Mar 2018 10:41 p.m., "Scotty Brown" <sco...@pennmail.net> wrote: > Be keen to see how it goes Brian! > > Cheers, > > Scotty > > On 1/03/2018 19:38, Brian White wrote: > > I might have a good DigiKey cart to build one Marty Goodman cable now. I > just ordered one, so I'll know if this is actually a good kit when I get it. > IE, do the pins actually work in the 8-pin housing, is the polarity bump > on the 8-pin housing big enough or small enough, is that 6mm id insulation > tubing big enough to cover the diode & resistor next to one of those wires > , etc. Until then, this is just proposed. For starters, I figured it's > best to just follow Marty's specs excatly and only deviate from there after > testing, by which I mean measuring not just using. > > http://tandy.wiki/TPDD#Cable > > > -- > bkw > > >