[aprssig] DIN vs DB9
jdw at eng.uah.edu
Sun Apr 22 17:10:15 CDT 2007
On Apr 22, 2007, at 3:37 PM, Brian B. Riley wrote:
> I would be more interested in one with a DIN connector to eliminate
> the criminal waste of mass brought about by having the useless DB9F/
> DB9M in the cable train.
What's criminal is using a friction-fit connector - at least the DB9
has locking screws to keep it plugged up. Many problems I've had
with mobile APRS have been caused directly by a friction-fit
connector coming unplugged.
I am coming to despise USB, in part because of the easily dislodged
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