Amiga Hardware Database Expansion cards



HardFrame Manual Photo Software
Company
Microbotics, USA
 Date
1989
 Amiga
A2000, A3000, A4000
 Interface
Zorro II
 Autoconfig ID
1010 / 150,158
    SCSI controller
  • Adaptec AIC-6250DL controller IC
  • word length, FIFO buffered DMA transfers
  • autoboot ROM (HardFrame.device) - autobooting requires at least Kickstart 1.3
  • RDB compatible
  • the time to wait for the hard disk to spin up is set by a jumper to 30 seconds, otherwise it waits 5 minutes
  • place for a 3.5" hard disk on the card's metal bracket
  • 50 pin internal header
  • DB25 external connector
  • hard disk activity LED connector
  • autoboot disable jumper
  • does not work with the A2000-A motherboards
  • A2000-B motherboards below revision 4.5 also might be problematic, requiring the U605 patch

    Photo
    Microbotics HardFrame -  front side
    front side

    Microbotics HardFrame -  back side
    back side




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