Re: OT - Does anyone have a DB-25 punch?
- --- In firstname.lastname@example.org, corey986 wrote:
>I could, but it's just a lot more work, a lot messier, and doesn't give as nice of a result.
> Are you not able to stencil it out and drill the corners, then use a jig saw to cut out the shape. That's what I did to put a serial connector on the back of my Briel Micro Altair's metal back.
- Bill Sudbrink wrote:
> Bob Applegate wrote:You're in luck. I have a spare GREENLEE RS232 D-SUBMINITURE
> > I'm building a non-vintage computer project that has a
> > single DB-25 connector on the back panel. Does someone
> > have a DB-25 punch? I would be happy to mail my chassis
> > along with money for return postage if someone could cut
> > a single opening in the rear panel.
> > Punches cost far more than a chassis, that's why I'm
> > offering to send the chassis rather than ask to borrow
> > the tool.
> Let me check after work this evening. I bought a box full
> of punches at a hamfest a few years back. If I have more
> than one DB-25 punch, I'll sell or trade it to you. I know
> that there are two DB-9s a Centronics and a DB-25 in there,
> I bet there's an extra DB-25 too.
PANEL PUNCH. Complete with instructions and case. Let me
know how you want to proceed. We should probably take this