Amiga Hardware Database Expansion cards



FastTrak SA-5 Manual Photo Software
Company
Xetec, USA
 Date
1988
 Amiga
A500
 Interface
side expansion port
 Autoconfig ID
2022 / 1,2
    SCSI controller
  • AMD 5380 controller IC
  • uses DMA transfers
  • autoboot ROM (harddisk.device) - autobooting requires Kickstart 1.3
  • autoboot disable jumper
  • DB25 external SCSI connector
  • the controller has no internal SCSI connector and there's no place provided for an internal drive - the host adaptor was supplied with an external SCSI drive enclosure and cable
  • A-Max II driver (harddisk.amhd)
    optional memory module - FastRam
  • four 30 pin SIMM sockets accept up to 8 MB RAM
  • supports 256 kB, 1 MB and 4 MB SIMMs in groups of two
  • SIMM sizes cannot be mixed
  • possible configurations are 512 kB, 1, 2, 4 and 8 MB
    notes
  • the unit can take power either from the A500 or from the bundled external hard drive - the latter is recommended with the RAM board installed
  • connects to the side expansion port
  • passthrough connector

    Photo
    Xetec FastTrak SA-5 - Exterior top side
    Exterior, top side

    Xetec FastTrak SA-5 - Case opened top side
    Case opened, top side




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