Fri Mar 28 11:29:36 NZST 2003
Wire wrapping is very old system, made for single cored wire, this is
brittle and breaks easily, you will get a lot o faults unless it is
solidly mounted. and the cable is rigid and wel protected.
unless its mounted in a rack, I would look for another method.
Even Telecom dont wire wrap anymore
On Fri, 2003-03-28 at 11:14, Glyn Webster wrote:
> > What's this for ?
> I've made myself a keyboard. (The "Frankenstein". It's for programming, it
> has an extra row of keys so I don't have to use shift to type punctuation.)
> I'm up to the stage of wiring it. I have to wire over 200 terminals, and from
> an experiment on a few keys, cutting, stripping and soldering individual
> wires will take me 20 hours (duing which I'll burn myself ten times). I
> don't know much about wire wrap, I'm just hoping it'll be a more practical
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