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From: Sven Hegewisch
Subject: Re: Where can I find these jumpers?
Date: Thu, 19 Sep 2002 10:41:36 +0200
Organization: [posted via] Leibniz-Rechenzentrum, Muenchen (Germany)
NNTP-Posting-Date: 19 Sep 2002 08:41:21 GMT
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> Would anyone in this forum know where I find these types of jumper wires? I
> used these in the 80's when I was doing board design for a computer company.
> They are basically dip clip wires and have a little spring like connectors
> that allow them to grip the pin on the dip clip or test posts really well.
> They use to come in a big spool and we would cut them off to a length we
> needed. I think they called them "Blue Meanies" (sp?) or something like
> I have small picture here of some in case you would like to take a look. Any
> help would be appreciated.
These jumpers have been sold by the late 'digital equipment corporation'
( now Compaq )
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