Re: Help with EMU1212M sound card please
- Hi Mark,
Thanks very much for the information. I'm pretty sure I understand your description and it should be easy to make. However you mentioned about attaching pictures - I don't think they made it through, perhaps you could try again or email them to me direct just so everything is absolutely clear. One last thing, what would you estimate the overall lead length to be please?
--- In email@example.com, Mark Crichton <crichton@...> wrote:
> I've got a EMU 1212m. The cable to connect the main soundcard and the analog
> expansion looks to be a straight-through flat ribbon cable. The IDC
> connectors are laid out like thus:
> Where v is the IDC socket pointing down (holes away from you), and ^ is the
> IDC socket is facing up. Line 1 (the pink line) in this diagram is facing
> away from you if the cable is lying flat on a table. Reason for this is wen
> you fold the cable in half, the hole-side of the sockets are on the same
> side (to allow for the cable to plugged in with ease).
> I've attached photos to help explain things.
> [image: Photo on 2010-04-25 at 18.38.jpg][image: Photo on 2010-04-25 at
> 18.38 #2.jpg]
> Take care,
> On Sat, Apr 24, 2010 at 3:08 PM, irbsurfing <irbsurfing@...> wrote:
> > Hi,
> > Can anybody help please... I've just bought an EMU1212m off ebay but its
> > minus the ribbon cable that connects the two cards together despite being
> > listed as having one. Anyway I'd be really grateful if anybody with one of
> > these cards can tell me if the cable is a straight 1 to 1 (its a 34 way
> > ribbon cable with standard IDC connectors on each end as far as I know).
> > Also how long is it please? I don't want to blow the cards up whatever I
> > do!!
> > Many thanks in advance,
> > Andrew