[Coco] IDE interfaces

Daniel Campos daniel.campus at gmail.com
Tue Mar 15 09:25:34 EDT 2016

You can use SD to IDE adapters like this one on the link bellow. I use them
for my Glenside and MiniIDE on the CoCo and they work like a charm...



2016-03-15 10:05 GMT-03:00 Barry Nelson <barry.nelson at amobiledevice.com>:

> If I remember correctly, an 8 bit XT IE controller uses the same port
> addresses as an MFM or RLL controller, so it might be possible to plug an
> XT IDE interface into the Burke & Burke adapter board and have the system
> think it was still talking to a MFM drive when in fact it is talking to an
> IDE drive. Not sure though, and of course finding an 8 bit XT IDE
> controller could be challenging. Why not go with a CoCo SDC and use an SD
> card instead of an IDE drive? They are still available.
> > Doug Fraser zathrasldf at gmail.com
> > Tue Mar 15 02:09:46 EDT 2016
> >
> > I'm looking for an IDE interface to replace my Burke n Burke adapter.
> Does anyone know where I can acquire one?
> > Doug Fraser
> >
> >
> > Sent from my Samsung Galaxy smartphone.
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