S100 2716 programmer was Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-11 Thread Steve Malikoff via cctalk
I thought I might have had some notes of the S100 2716 eprom programmer I mentioned (dad just called it the eprom burner) somewhere, and sure enough I did. I'm surprised they didn't go along with all the peripherals and doco when the S100 machine was sold sometime in the late 80s. It's on

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-11 Thread Steve Malikoff via cctalk
Jon said > On 10/11/2019 03:50 AM, jim stephens via cctalk wrote: >> >> >> On 10/10/2019 10:49 AM, Al Kossow via cctalk wrote: >>> https://www.ebay.com/itm/352810055470 >>> >>> are these extender cards for IBM MST modules? >> > Oh, and by the way, that is an UNWRAPPING tool in the > picture, not a

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-11 Thread Robert via cctalk
On Thu, Oct 10, 2019 at 11:29 PM Mark Linimon via cctalk wrote: > > On Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 10:16:34AM +1000, Steve Malikoff via cctalk wrote: > > That wire wrap tool is identical to one my dad had in his CE toolkit > > I ... should take it from this that people don't just *own* these anymore?

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-11 Thread Mark Linimon via cctalk
On Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 09:58:58AM -0500, Jon Elson via cctalk wrote: > Oh, and by the way, that is an UNWRAPPING tool in the picture, not a > wire-wrap tool. (I have both.) The one I have has wrap on one end, unwrap on the other end, and a stripper in the middle. mcl

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-11 Thread Bill Gunshannon via cctalk
On 10/11/19 12:29 AM, Mark Linimon via cctalk wrote: > On Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 10:16:34AM +1000, Steve Malikoff via cctalk wrote: >> That wire wrap tool is identical to one my dad had in his CE toolkit > > I ... should take it from this that people don't just *own* these anymore? > > This was an

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-11 Thread Jon Elson via cctalk
On 10/11/2019 03:50 AM, jim stephens via cctalk wrote: On 10/10/2019 10:49 AM, Al Kossow via cctalk wrote: https://www.ebay.com/itm/352810055470 are these extender cards for IBM MST modules? Oh, and by the way, that is an UNWRAPPING tool in the picture, not a wire-wrap tool. (I have

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-11 Thread jim stephens via cctalk
On 10/10/2019 10:49 AM, Al Kossow via cctalk wrote: https://www.ebay.com/itm/352810055470 are these extender cards for IBM MST modules? Always love having strands of wire (4.5" long) with a FRU. Somewhere a friend has a bag with 2 paper clips, and a FRU for that, as well as another one

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-10 Thread Mark Linimon via cctalk
On Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 03:17:38PM +1000, Steve Malikoff via cctalk wrote: > But I do still have the tool bag identical to the one in the foreground, > in the same russet brown colour but the zipper canvas has dry rotted. Oh wow, what a great resource page :-) What I kind of meant to imply was

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-10 Thread Steve Malikoff via cctalk
Mark said > On Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 10:16:34AM +1000, Steve Malikoff via cctalk wrote: >> That wire wrap tool is identical to one my dad had in his CE toolkit > > I ... should take it from this that people don't just *own* these anymore? > > This was an "essntial device" in my younger engineering

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-10 Thread Mark Linimon via cctalk
On Fri, Oct 11, 2019 at 10:16:34AM +1000, Steve Malikoff via cctalk wrote: > That wire wrap tool is identical to one my dad had in his CE toolkit I ... should take it from this that people don't just *own* these anymore? This was an "essntial device" in my younger engineering days. Sigh. Yes,

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-10 Thread Steve Malikoff via cctalk
Al said > https://www.ebay.com/itm/352810055470 > > are these extender cards for IBM MST modules? > > Very nice, great find. That wire wrap tool is identical to one my dad had in his CE toolkit (now lost unfortunately). Are there any other markings on it apart from the IBM p/n?

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-10 Thread Al Kossow via cctalk
cool. there was also a 327x debug box that I won https://www.ebay.com/itm/Vintage-IBM-Tester-in-Case-with-Templates-IBM-Collector/352805885595 On 10/10/19 11:54 AM, Lawrence Wilkinson via cctalk wrote: > On 10/10/19 7:49 PM, Al Kossow via cctalk wrote: >> https://www.ebay.com/itm/352810055470 >>

Re: IBM MST extender cards

2019-10-10 Thread Lawrence Wilkinson via cctalk
On 10/10/19 7:49 PM, Al Kossow via cctalk wrote: > https://www.ebay.com/itm/352810055470 > > are these extender cards for IBM MST modules? > They look like it, with a right-angle adapter plugged into the end. -- Lawrence Wilkinson lawre...@ljw.me.uk Ph +41(0)79