[time-nuts] Tektronix TM500 extender cable kit

Dave Daniel kc0wjn at gmail.com
Mon Aug 4 11:02:32 EDT 2014


Several people on the TekScopes/Tekscopes2 forums went through this a 
while back. It turned out that ribbon cable appropriate for this 
application was either not available or too expensive.

John Griessen made a set of PWBs and sold kits consisting of a PWB pair, 
a connector pair and a set of pre-cut and pre-stripped wires. I believe 
he sold all the kits.

I built one of mine and it works well. I use it with a TM-501 as a 
stand-alone test setup for single-wide plug-ins.

DaveD

On 8/3/2014 11:54 PM, Mark Sims wrote:
> I think a cable made from ribbon cable edge connectors would be the easiest/cheapest way to extend the GPIB connector.
> ------------------------
>> Have you thought about making extensions for the smaller connector used to distribute GPIB in the 5000 series? 		 	   		
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