Re: Manuals needed... (HP12063A)


Paul Birkel
 

For the control store it’s the 12205-60002 Frontplane.  The 12205A Control Store is pretty uncommon; the frontplane equally so (probably more so as folks seem to just throw those away and keep the boards when scrapping systems).

 

For the memory any of 12222-60002/3/4 Frontplane would do fine.  Those do appear on eBay, but at prices well outside the budget of a hobbyist.  I’ve been thinking about fab’ing one for myself and whether that’s a realistic proposition.  The DIN connectors (well, close enough for a bit of careful filing to get a decent fit) are common enough and small-PCB fab is inexpensive, even in 4-layer.  However I’d settle for a 12222-60001, which would at least let me attach one of my four 12220A 768k cards.

 

From: VintHPcom@groups.io [mailto:VintHPcom@groups.io] On Behalf Of Roland Dietiker
Sent: Sunday, October 20, 2019 4:36 AM
To: VintHPcom@groups.io
Subject: Re: [VintHPcom] Manuals needed... (HP12063A)

 

Hello Paul

 

The Frontplanes are also listed in the 5955-8896 A-Series_CE_Handbook.pdf Chapter 8, Replacement parts, Page 8-4.

The PN is 12222-6000x, x= # of memory cards.

 

What did you need ?

 

Roland

 

Von: VintHPcom@groups.io [mailto:VintHPcom@groups.io] Im Auftrag von Paul Birkel
Gesendet: Sonntag, 20. Oktober 2019 09:47
An: VintHPcom@groups.io
Betreff: Re: [VintHPcom] Manuals needed... (HP12063A)

 

Thanks you Roland.  Now if I could just find the pair of frontplanes that I need to get my A900 card-set “activated” (memory and control store).  Stephen Hanselman had indicated earlier this year that he had both, but he’s never responded to my messages :-<.  Can anyone else help me?

 

From: VintHPcom@groups.io [mailto:VintHPcom@groups.io] On Behalf Of Roland Dietiker
Sent: Saturday, October 19, 2019 5:09 PM
To: VintHPcom@groups.io
Subject: Re: [VintHPcom] Manuals needed... (HP12063A) -- HP 12063A Isolated Digital I/O Interface

 

Hello Lyle

Unfortunately I don’t own the „HP 12063A Isolated Digital I/O Interface“ Manual.

 

But you could find some bits in:

- 12060-90003 L-Series Automation Interfaces User Information R0184.pdf Section V (5)

- 24612-90011  HP1000 A-Series Computer Interface Diagnostics Reference Manual Feb_92.PDF, Chapter 12 contains hints about wiring of the Test Hood (page 12-5). Check archive.

 

I hope it helps.

 

Good luck

Roland

 

Von: VintHPcom@groups.io [mailto:VintHPcom@groups.io] Im Auftrag von Roland Dietiker
Gesendet: Dienstag, 15. Oktober 2019 09:17
An: VintHPcom@groups.io
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Thank you Dave.

 

Roland

 

 

Von: VintHPcom@groups.io <VintHPcom@groups.io> Im Auftrag von David Collins
Gesendet: Montag, 14. Oktober 2019 12:27
An: VintHPcom@groups.io
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All 3 manuals are now in the HP Computer Museum website (www.hpmuseum.net)  as well..

 

David Collins

 

 

From: VintHPcom@groups.io <VintHPcom@groups.io> On Behalf Of Rik Bos
Sent: Monday, 14 October 2019 6:45 PM
To: vinthpcom@groups.io
Subject: Re: [VintHPcom] Manuals needed...

 

Hi Roland,

You can place them on the file section of this group.

-Rik

-Rik

 

 

On Mon, Oct 14, 2019 at 9:36 AM +0200, "Roland Dietiker" <roland.dietiker@...> wrote:

Hi Lyle
See the attached files. Two manuals (12060/61 and 12062 specifc) follow.
Maybe has somebody access a share where they could be placed?
 
Best regards
Roland
 
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Von: VintHPcom@groups.io  Im Auftrag von Lyle Bickley
Gesendet: Montag, 14. Oktober 2019 06:26
An: Stephen Hanselman 
Cc: VintHPcom@groups.io
Betreff: Re: [VintHPcom] Manuals needed...
 
Fortunately, I was able to obtain the manuals from a friend for the 12060A and 12062A boards (I have two of each). They are "A" Series boards - very different from the M, E, F boards :)
 
Cheers,
Lyle
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On Sun, 13 Oct 2019 20:49:01 -0700
"Stephen Hanselman"  wrote:
 
> Marc,
> Shameless plug, if you need the ADC for your board I have a new 
> technology replacement in stock. Also I think blank boards. Might also 
> able to get my partner to give his program to test the board using a 
> 21MX-E and an external power supply. It’s a binary one that must be 
> meted in by hand but we might be able to punch it on paper tape, if I can remember how to do it.
> 
> Also I think you’ll find it is 8 channels of differential or 16 
> channels of single ended.
> 
> Regards,
> Stephen Hanselman
> Datagate Systems, LLC
> > On Oct 13, 2019, at 16:10, CuriousMarc  wrote:
> > 
> > Lyle
> > Could not find any mention of the 12060A. Is this an HP 1000 
> > interface card? Would this have anything to do with the 8 channel 
> > analog A/D card HP 91000A? https://www.hpmuseum.net/exhibit.php?hwdoc=567 Of which I own one.
> > Marc
> > 
> 
> 
> 
 
 
 
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