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Re: TurboChannel

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Subject: Re: TurboChannel
From: Adam Fritzler <afritz@iname.com>
Date: Tue, 25 Aug 1998 19:17:28 -0700 (MST)
In-reply-to: <19980825210558.43932@execpc.com>
I'ts 12.5MHz on the DS5k/xx's (ioasic?), 25MHz on everything else.

af

On Tue, 25 Aug 1998, Mitchell Blank Jr wrote:

> Thomas Riemer wrote:
> > What's a TurboChannel?
> 
> It's the expansion bus used in many DECstations.  Also used in early Alpha
> machines.  The form factor looks like a larger version of Sun's SBUS.
> It's 12.5Mhz(?), 32 bit.  Commonly used for framebuffers, extra ethernets,
> extra SCSI chains, etc.
> 
> -Mitch
> 
> 




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